Tanfelix is UNPF's U-4-U Youth Ambassador

Tanfelix is UNPF's U-4-U Youth Ambassador

- 17-year-old Miguel Tanfelix is one of GMA's in-demand teen actors who appears in the network's various shows 

- Tanfelix has been picked to become the youth ambassador to United Nation Population Fund's  (UNPF) U-4-U campaign 

- U-4-U will address problems that plague today's youth such as teenage pregnancy and sexually-transmitted infections 

Kapuso teen actor Miguel Tanfelix now has another role under his belt - Youth Ambassador to United Nation's Population Fund (UNPF).

According to GMA's 'Unang Balita'.  Tanfelix attended a courtesy call on Thursday to meet with Klaus Beck, the UNPF representative in the country. The teen actor was chosen as the new ambassador to UNPF's U-4-U campaign.

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The campaign, which is also known as the Youth Initiative of the Commission in Population and UN Population Fund, will tackle issues relevant to his age group such as teenage pregnancy and sexually-transmitted diseases (STD).

During his visit to UNPF headquarters in Makati, he awarded the Grand Anvil Award trophy to Beck as a recognition of the program. 

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The 'Encantandia' actor expressed his excitement about his new role, sharing that he wanted to help his fellow teenagers through his involvement in UNPF's program.

Aside from reprising his role as the shapeshifting owl Pagaspas, Tanfelix also appears in weekend sitcom 'Ismol Family' with his onscreen partner Bianca Umali.

Both also dub characters in 'Ok-Jek', an Indonesian sitcom picked up by GMA News TV.

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