Global Youth Forum on Development



Global Youth Forum on Development

Sunday, April 6, 2008 - 04:00 to Saturday, April 12, 2008 - 04:00

This will be an annual event that brings young people of 35 years and under to showcase to the world what they can do. The proposed forum seeks to create a platform for the youth to network and build partnerships amongst themselves. It will also provide an opportunity for the youth to share experiences lessons learnt best/promising practices and challenges from the different sector(s) they are engaged in towards hastening the realisation of Millenium Development Goals 2015 (MDG 2015).
Specific objectives:
To showcase their activities through seminars, presentations, and exhibitions.
To network and build partnerships.
To work together for greater impact.
To share experience and know how.
What the event intends to achieve:
Strengthen the relationship between the youth in different regions
Enhanced collaboration and partnership between civil society, private sector and the government for a common goal - service to the youth
Ensure effective delivery of services through collaborating and networking.
Create an enabling environment for best practices
Main goal: To build the capacity of youth and facilitate the process where undiscovered potential can be utilised to ensure continuous growth of the youth in all aspects.
For more information, please visit the Communication Initiative Network's Website