[Khulna, Bangladesh, 12th August 2023] — In commemoration of International Youth Day, the dynamic youth-led organization "Youth Nexus" orchestrated an engaging and impactful celebration that underscored the importance of empowering and amplifying the voices of young individuals.
The event took place on 26th August at American Corner Khulna, attracting a diverse gathering of enthusiastic young people, community leaders, and stakeholders passionate about youth development. This year's theme, "Green Skills For Youth: Towards A Sustainable World", resonated throughout the celebration as various activities and discussions centered on nurturing young leaders and advocating for their active participation in shaping the world's future.
"We firmly believe that the youth hold the potential to drive transformative change across the globe," remarked SK Mahbur Rahman, Thana Youth Development Officer, Khulna Sadar, Department of Youth Development, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh. "Our International Youth Day celebration aims to inspire and equip young individuals to create positive impacts in their communities and beyond."
The event featured by interactive dialogue, motivational talks, and discussions led by prominent youth advocates, local leaders, and government officials. Participants engaged in lively conversations about pressing issues such as sustainable development, social peace, and green skills, all with the overarching goal of fostering an inclusive and equitable society for future generations.
The celebration culminated in a vibrant live performances that celebrated the rich diversity and talents of young people. The event not only provided a platform for creative expression but also encouraged cross-cultural exchange and collaboration.
"We are thrilled by the tremendous enthusiasm and energy that our International Youth Day celebration has generated," stated Md. Palash Mahmud, founder of YN. "Youth Nexus remains committed to providing a space where young individuals can connect, learn, and contribute meaningfully to global change."
The International Youth Day celebration by "Youth Nexus" serves as a testament to the organization's unwavering dedication to empowering youth and fostering a brighter future for all. As the world continues to face complex challenges, the potential of young leaders to drive positive transformation remains stronger than ever.
"Youth Dialogue: Role of youth to make peaceful community" successfully organized by American Corner Khulna and Youth Nexus; where network partner was Bangladesh Coalition on Youth, Peace, and Security (BCYPS).