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NYP Empower Young People with Skills

Sep 3, 2008, 5:43 AM | Article By: By Nfamara Jawneh

The National Youth Parliament (NYP) recently concluded a week-long leadership training course for young people at Essau Lower Basic School in the North Bank Region.

The forum brought together 50 young people from across the country.

According to Lamin Conteh of NYP, the forum provided an opportunity for young people to learn, interact, socialise and share experiences.

Among the topics discussed were leadership, public speaking, report writing, intergenerational dialogue, and popularising of the African Youth Charter and the Youth Act.

Other activities of the forum were cultural activities and site visits.