2nd NYSP, Peshawar

Our National Summit Series

The National Youth Summit is the series introduce by the Center for Sustainability Research and Practice(CSRP) with the aim of bringing together policy makers, young people and relevant stakeholders to consider and discuss the role of young people in decision making and policy implementation with special focus on youth policy development before the next elections. The summit will bring together young people from all parts of Pakistan together. The main objective of the summits is to provide the young people with a platform where they discuss the role of young people in policy making alongside the policy makers. The summit will also provide young people with the opportunity to inform and influence policy makers on the issues that are impacting their lives. The summit will be an annual gathering  with equal representation of both males and females including the ethnic minorities.

2nd National Youth Summit Pakistan 

(Peshawar)

PESHAWAR, 7 May: The 2nd Digital Youth Summit organised by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board with the cooperation of the World Bank has begun in the provincial metropolis.

KP Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak inaugurated the summit. The purpose behind the global conference is to promote online business and explore job opportunities for people associated with the IT sector.

National and foreign experts will share their experiences regarding online business during the three-day summit. They will also present suggestions for reducing unemployment.

Youth from different parts of the province have also brought their ideas to the event. They are looking forward for the arrival of IT experts and company owners to the summit to share ideas with them and get jobs.

People associated with IT sector have termed this event a step in the right direction.

“This kind of summit was also held in 2014 during which was very useful in providing information about free lancing. The theme of the summit is to encourage people to form small online companies to create job opportunities. It will also enhance contacts among IT professionals,” a participant of the summit told TNN.

Activities in the other days of Summit

PESHAWAR, 7 May: The 2nd Digital Youth Summit organised by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board with the cooperation of the World Bank has begun in the provincial metropolis.

KP Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak inaugurated the summit. The purpose behind the global conference is to promote online business and explore job opportunities for people associated with the IT sector.

National and foreign experts will share their experiences regarding online business during the three-day summit. They will also present suggestions for reducing unemployment.

Youth from different parts of the province have also brought their ideas to the event. They are looking forward for the arrival of IT experts and company owners to the summit to share ideas with them and get jobs.

People associated with IT sector have termed this event a step in the right direction.

“This kind of summit was also held in 2014 during which was very useful in providing information about free lancing. The theme of the summit is to encourage people to form small online companies to create job opportunities. It will also enhance contacts among IT professionals,” a participant of the summit told TNN.

  • Networking
  • Youth Talks
  • Activities
some videos and media coverage

PATRONS

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Mr. Awais Raoof
Chairman BOG, University of Lahore & CSRP

We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.

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Jehangir Khanzada
Minister for Youth and Sports Punjab

Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor. .

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Mr Shehbaz Sharif
Former Chief Minister of Punjab

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

 
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Sana Jamali
Member of Senate of Pakistan

The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.”

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Mushahid Hussain
Member of Senate of Pakistan

If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.

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Shibli Faraz
National assembly secretariat

To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone.

OUR PARTNERS

Our Team

Naseem Khan Achakzai

Naseem is the Founding Director of Center for Sustainability Research and Practice, UOL and the Founder of the International Youth Summit Series. He holds a Masters degree in Public administration and is also a Commonwealth Scholar for MSc Poverty Reduction at SOAS, University of London.

Elyas Kakar

He started his career with Capital TV as Social Media Executive. Being an effective social media practitioner, Elyas has a service-oriented mindset and has organized several projects for various organizations. He has also conducted various non-profit fundraising projects; he has also worked on cordial ties with political mainstream and members of civil society. Youth empowerment and SDGs are his main area of focus.

Saddam Shah

Studying Defence and Strategic Studies at QAU, Islamabad. He writes in Balochistan Voices and CPSD and a member of National Youth Assembly, Pakistan. Social Activist, Writer and actively participates in youth events. “Contribute through all means of knowledge for the well-being of people around and on the earth”

Ume Kulsoom

Student of MBBS at BMC, Quetta and Graduate of kinnaired College, Lahore. Writer, Public Speaker, Social Activist. The motto of Ume Kulsoom: “The world gives the givers, and takes away from the takers. The sole purpose of my life is to just become a “giver” (inspired by Qaiser Abbas).

Sheeraz Ahmed

He has done B.E Civil Engineering. Recently, he is pursuing career-prep fellowship from Amal Academy. Besides, He participated in an International conference named as International Youth Summit Lahore that was themed as Sustainability, Peace and Education. His area of interests are Role of Pakistani Youth in Governance, Education and Water Crisis. Because of such interests, he works with local organizations and sensitization campaigns. “Young and efficient person believes in working for social, moral and systematic reforms, needed to make the society worth living”