A seminar titled “The Future We Want- Promoting Youth in Civic Engagement, Education, Employment and Entrepreneurship” was held in the city recently with the aim of helping young people to reach their full potential.
JAAGO Foundation organized the seminar in collaboration with International Labor Organization (ILO) and UNICEF with the theme of Generation Unlimited.
This program facilitated dialogues, activities and group discussions for preparing young people with knowledge, skills and establish networks to build youth as leaders for the future.
This seminar took place at Crystal Ball Room, Hotel Agrabad in Chattogram on December 27. Previously this dialogue was held in Sylhet on 20th December, 2019.
Around 75 youth participated in the seminar from diverse background. The participants of this dialogue were students enrolled in vocational training, youth engaged in informal employment, school dropouts, university students, and youth entrepreneurs.
Khadija Khondker of International Labour Organization (ILO), Abdul Alim, Associate Professor and Departmental Head of Human Resource Management, Chittagong Independent University (CIU) Dr Moslehuddin Chowdhury Khaled, Instructor of Chattogram Polytechnic Institute, Swarup KarmakarNiloy, Principal (in-charge) of Chattogram Mohila Technical Training Centre, AshrifaTanzim, Former Instructor of Shyamoli Ideal Polytechnic Institute in Chattogram, Rumana Tabassum, Youth Development Officer of Youth Development Department, Md Jahan Uddin spoke at the programme among others.