Youth Conference 2019 on 27-28 February
A two-day national conference of the youth members of ENRICH program will be held on 27-28 February 2019 at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC). The conference is likely to house a total of 2,000 participants including 1,600 selected youth members from across the country. Youth members having luminous record in social work from the grassroots will attend at the conference.
There are nearly 1.5 lakh youth members involved in ‘Unnayane Juba Samaj’ (Youth in Development) component of ENRICH. They are all currently participating in seminars based on the selected themes: War of Liberation; Education; Skill Development & Employment Generation; Social Evils: Child Marriage, Dowry, Eve-Teasing of girls, Drug-addiction etc.; Violence & Terrorism; Gender Equality; Socio-economic Inequality; Climate Change and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in every ward of all ENRICH unions. After the month long seminar season, selected presentations on each theme will be presented at the main event at BICC.
There will be participants from partner organizations of PKSF and various government offices. The event will be telecast live on Facebook to reach a broader audience.
The ‘Unnayane Juba Samaj’ component of ENRICH provides the youth with skill training on different trades and imbue them with human and social values. Job linkage initiatives are also taken after successful completion of training.