What 2020 holds for YEST-IN
Today Sunday January 12, 2020, youths gather at the University of Buea to experience the launch of activities for the year 2020. The program which lasted for three hours started at exactly 2:30 pm and witnessed the participation of over 200 youths.
This meeting was chaired by the Executive Director of the organization Mr. Gwei Michael followed by staffs and program coordinators of the organization. Students, parents and youths from all spheres of life gathered in their numbers to witness, volunteer and possibly become members of the initiative.
In a welcome speech from the program Director for Agriculture Mr. Fonge, he encouraged youths to be active participants in volunteerism. In his words he said ” volunteering is done willingly, done without intent of receiving compensation and lastly done to help someone or promote a course”.
The meeting meeting was worthwhile and interactive as youths were motivated to join the initiative and the quest to know more, after the disclosure of the 2020 agenda, Participants found themselves eligible and capable to participate in all sector of activities disclosed with it benefits.
The different Program Directors gave a rundown of their individual work flow and vision for the year 2020. Youths were encouraged by program directors to join hands in making these programs a reality so as to develop our communities.
In a closing remark, the youths were encouraged to actively engage in community development and YEST-IN stressed on Volunteerism as a potential guide to entrepreneurship among youths.
Visit this link to access the launching media https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1-3lHP-PYKmNI_1L31aYOST0O73R50kWr