The Jamaica Youth Council on Climate Change (JCCYC) will be hosting a week of activities April 19-24 in recognition of Earth Day 2021. Earth Day, celebrated annually on April 22 in more than 190 countries, is celebrated this year under the theme “Restore the Earth”. Young people across Jamaica willRead More →

ABU DHABI, April 15, 2021 (WAM) – The Abu Dhabi Executive Council, in collaboration with the Federal Youth Authority, announced the formation of the fifth cycle of the Abu Dhabi Youth Council, 2021-2022. The new board includes talented young people from various academic and professional fields, reflecting Abu Dhabi’s growingRead More →

Two students from low-income families in the Gros Islet community were, on Friday, April 2, 2021, selected as recipients of electronic devices. Raejean Montoute The donation made possible through self-generated funding by the Gros Islet North Youth and Sports Council (GINYSC) in commemoration of Saint Lucia’s NationalRead More →

Dubai: The Youth Council of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) organized the ‘Community Youth Day’ to inform the education sector in Dubai of the importance of sustainability, electricity and water conservation, and protection of natural resources. The event included a series of virtual presentations. Students, teachers and administrativeRead More →

The Coalition of Igbo Progressive Youths Worldwide (CIPYW), a group of industrious young sons and daughters of south-eastern origin, called on Nigerians to disregard a media statement attributed to one Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, regarding the draft law on the Armed Forces Services Commission, submitted to the Senate. by the senatorRead More →

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) Innovation Center and Youth Council organized a clean energy roadshow at the Federal Authority’s Youth Hubs. youth in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Ajman and Ras Al Khaimah. The roadshow promoted clean energy and its technologies and DEWA’s key projects in this area, including theRead More →

Young activists in Malawi have expressed concern over government delays in appointing the board of directors of the state-funded Malawi National Youth Council (NYCOM). Activists described the situation as regressive and unhealthy for the development of youth in the country. President Lazarus Chakwera reconstituted various parastatal councils, including the NYCOMRead More →

Update at 1:15 p.m. with Arnold Cassola’s reaction The National Commission for the Promotion of Equality (NCPE) welcomed the gender quota bill to increase the representation of women in parliament, saying it would address the serious and persistent under-representation of women in the legislature. political sphere. “For decades Malta hasRead More →

Posted: 8:45 am December 20, 2020 The External Review provides an independent review of policies and decisions regarding local services, whether provided by Redbridge Council or external organizations, and opportunities to advocate on issues of local interest. This year, the Youth External Review Committee met with the Redbridge Youth CouncilRead More →

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General’s Youth Council, launched today, will provide advice on key health and development issues affecting young people as part of a comprehensive and inclusive strategy of WHO Youth Engagement. WHO is fully aware of the importance of listening to and learning from young people. This becameRead More →

Should we say that President Lazarus Chakwera has blundered all appointments to the boards of parastatal organizations or that citizens are simply resisting his choices? Even before the wounds of public criticism over her perceived gender bias in nominations healed, Chakwera received another backlash from the Youth Alliance over herRead More →

The Youth Council at The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) builds the capacity of DEWA staff. The Council’s strategy is based on five main themes: National identity and values, continuing education, professional development, future accelerators and innovation; and sustainability. The Board also helps to improve communication between employees andRead More →

The chief executive of the National Youth Council of Malawi (Nycom), Dingiswayo Jere, has challenged the country’s youth to embrace entrepreneurship over white-colored jobs in the wake of high unemployment. Jere presenting certificates to participants of a financial literacy training for young people aimed at imparting business skills at theRead More →

National Youth Council President Kerdisha St. Louis, along with Caricom Youth Ambassador and National Youth Council Project Officer Annel Lewis, represented Dominica at the 6and Caribbean Young Leaders Summit. Nearly 200 young leaders, development partners and other stakeholders gathered at the Hyatt Regency, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago fromRead More →

Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Segun Dawodu and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Youth and Social Development, Yewande Falugba at the inauguration of the NYCN Transition Committee on Thursday. The Lagos State government on Thursday warned members of the National Youth Council of Nigeria, NYCN, to avoid violenceRead More →

Paggee Beach in Port Maria, St Mary, was where the National Youth Council of Jamaica (NYCJ) recently launched its GreenPath initiative, as it aims to rid the environment of the millions of plastic bottles with which it is now polluted. Over 2,000 bottles were collected on the day of theRead More →

August 13, 2018 The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and its subsidiaries have launched the Barakah Youth Council (BYC) to “inspire, support and empower” future leaders of the UAE’s nuclear energy industry. The Barakah Youth Council pictured with ENEC CEO Mohamed Al Hammadi (Image: ENEC) The council will serve asRead More →

Jamaican Tijani Christian has been elected President of the Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC) for the period 2018-2020. Another Jamaican, Michelle Thomas, was elected to the executive as a representative of special interest groups. Christian, 26, has held several youth leadership positions, including as Jamaican Youth Ambassador to the Commonwealth; SpecialRead More →

The Stroud District Youth Council represents the views of young people at the district level, giving young people the opportunity to speak out, discuss relevant issues, engage with decision-makers and help improve the lives of young people within their communities. The Stroud District Youth Council (SDYC) was founded in 2000Read More →