Development and Social Welfare Programmes in Nigeria******
National Youth Service Corps (NYSC)
The National Youth Service Corps is a scheme set up by the Nigerian government to involve the country's graduate – youth, in the development of the country. It is an organization that...
Role of youth in national development
Africa » Gambia
Thursday, August 30, 2012
In our today’s edition, we bring you a very crucial topic, which is, the role of youth in national development.
Young people in any country represent the future of that country. They have a vital role to play in the...
How much impact did youth culture have on society in the years 1955-75?
This particular period of time was very significant in terms of general changes in society given the post war baby boom, abolition of the death penalty, improved reproduction rights for women, peaks in the number of university...
There is a strong view that most of the social problems are the direct result of the neglect of education and youth development for the past decades.
Be it unemployment, teenage pregnancies, increasing drug-use or dealing, crime, indiscipline, corruption, greed and selfishness, young people today...
Role of youth in Nation Building
Before beginning my topic allow me to introduce the two very terms which are included in the discussion topic - youth and nation building
The term: “Youth” does not represent a person aged between 14 and 24 ; Rather it refers to the transition from the dependence of...
The YES Country Network Tanzania was formed in August 2001 at a meeting of 50 youth related NGOs in Dar es Salaam. The meeting was organised by the Tanzania Media and Youth Development Association (TAMEYODA), and chaired by the Hon. Gertrude Mongella Secretary General Beijing Conference...
Youth empowerment is a process whereby young people gain the ability and authority to make decisions and implement change in their own lives. In Nigeria, youth empowerment occurs in homes, at schools, through youth organizations, government policy-making, reality Tv Shows...
Information and Communication Technology: Development Opportunities and the role of Youth
SESAN, O. O. Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria.
Published in This Day Newspaper; Vol. 7, No 2265, Page 25. Thursday, July 5, 2001.
The Failure of the Football Association and its Policies to Effectively Manage the English National Game
Football is England’s number one sport, and is watched by, and important to, millions of people around the country. There are currently many perceived problems within the game, such as the increasing...
Youth constitute about 34 percent of the total population of India. The youth of every country is its valuable human resource. The responsibility for change, progress and innovation lies on their shoulders. Youth can make or mar society. There has always been a tussle between tradition and modernity...
Sport, Physical Activity and Antisocial Behaviour in Youth
Sport, Physical Activity and Antisocial Behaviour in Youth
Leesa Morris, Jo Sallybanks and Katie Willis
Australian Institute of Criminology Research and Public Policy Series No. 49
© Australian Institute of Criminology 2003 ISSN...
Viable Tool for National Development : A Debate
Moderator, Distinguished Judges, Honorable Time Keeper, Co-debaters and My Erudite Audience.
My name is Olorunfemi Animasahun and I am here to oppose the motion: The Television is a Viable Tool for National Development.
I salute the...
CHAPTER 2 4
LITERATURE REVIEW 4
2.1 Definition of Youth 4
2.2 Demographic Profile of Youth 5
2.3 Youth and Education 6
2.4 Youth and Their Roles in Society 8
2.5 Youth and Their Challenges in Social, Politics, and Economics Development 9
2.5.1 Social Challenges 9
2.5.2 Political Challenges...
NATIONAL YOUTH POLICY
The final DRAFT prepared by The Committee appointed by the Hon. Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs
MEMBERS Prof. Lakshman Jayatilleke (Chair) Prof. Siripala Hettige Prof. M T M Jifffry Mr. O Arumugam Ms. Sriyanie Wijesundara (Convener)
Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) is an Institute of National Importance by the Act of Parliament No.35/2012, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India.
The Institute is located at Sriperumbudur, nearly 40 kilometers south of Chennai city,...
BENEFITS OF YOUTH EMPOWERMENT
The rewards of a youth empowerment approach in high-poverty communities are significant. There has never been a better time to invest in youth empowerment they are tomorrow’s leaders and if appropriate opportunities are made available to put their natural endowment to...
Exchange Program, a new goal for the YIHR is to develop a national visiting program, through which post-war generations in the Bosnia and Herzegovina can strengthen inter-ethnic relations and cooperation, and conduct advocacy to establish a strong national network of young activists that would address important...
inequities as a result of the exclusion from the labour market (National Treasury, 2011).
Of the people included in the exclusion from the labour market, the focus in this essay lies with youth unemployment in South Africa.
South Africa defines youth as people between the ages of 15 and 34 years old while...
"Role of Youth and Millennium Development Goals : Challenges and Opportunities"
Millennium Development Goals are eight international development goals that all 192 United Nations member states and at least 23 international or organizations These eight time-bound goals provide concrete...
In partial fulfillment of the Requirements for the Bachelor in Education Degree
NOVEMBER 29, 2013
YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP: A VIABLE OPTION FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
BUSINESS EDUCATION RATIONALE: To produce young people with the requisite skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary for...
the nature of youth organization in totalitarian regimes---------The Hitler youth and Komsomol
Sigmund Freud once said: “throughout an individual’s childhood and adolescence, external forces are shaping his or her mind.” The youth is always the backbone of any state, and a loyal youth force is the strongest...
POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN SUSTAINABLE RURAL DEVELOPMENT
3rd Batch (2012), 1st Semester
Course SRD - 502: Development Methods and Techniques
Xuan Thang and all those at VASS who have contributed their time, effort and resources towards a better understanding of migration and its links to development and poverty reduction. I have no doubt your extensive research and unwavering support for evidence-based policymaking is of great value to the people...
Gender Development: Trans* and Gender Non-conforming Youth
Our society is full of gender expression norms, also known as masculinity and femininity. These norms saturate American culture on TV, in ads, at sporting events, and in school hallways nationwide. Our children hear words...
” Youth is the joy, the little bird that has broken out of the eggs and is eagerly waiting to spread out its wings in the open sky of freedom and hope.”
Major Roles of Youth
A. Young people are full of vibrant ideas. When properly motivated and sufficiently guided they want in their life.
maltreatment of children can have long-lasting effects/consequences that impact the lives of children and their families throughout the course of their development. The paper explores published literary sources and studies, regarding the linkage between high-risk sexual behaviors, sexually transmitted infections...
The Role of Youth in National Building and Progress
“Youth is the spirit of adventure and awakening. It is a time of physical emerging when the body attains the vigor and good health that may ignore the caution of temperance. Youth is a period of timelessness when the horizons of age seem too distant...
“FOSTERING NEPALI YOUTH TO BECOME CHAMPIONS OF REFORM: DESIGNING A BETTER FUTURE FOR THE COUNTRY”
Youth are not only the leaders of tomorrow, but also the partners of today.
Today, 1.7 billion people i.e. more than one fourth of the world’s six billion people are between the ages of 10-24, making...
THE ROLE OF YOUTH LEADERSHIP IN PROMOTING PEACE AND DEVELOPMENT
MUHAMMAD ASAD TAHIR JAPPA
Founder/CEO, Anwar Jannat Memorial Foundation, Pakistan
Email: email@example.com Website: www.ajmfoundation.com
BEING A PAPER PRESENTED AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON YOUTH AND INTERFAITH COMMUNICATION...
and personality. It is difficult for the villagers to accept someone who wears short pants, smoking and playing badminton every evening with other youth to preach religion to them. He was considered as being too modern during that time.
After World War 2, he came back to Malaya and join Parti Kebangsaan...