East African Youth Parliament has partnered with the Ministry of Public Service, Youth and Gender, Ministry of EAC, Labor & Social Protection Ministry of Sports and Culture, Ministry of Foreign Affairs,Ministry of Devolution and Planning,Ministry of Industrialization and Innovation, Ministry of Interior and Coordination National Government, The Kenya Police Service, Council of Governors , The County Assemblies Forum, City County Nairobi, The National Youth Council, The Kenya National Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Music Copyright Society of Kenya ; to host the first East Africa Youth Leadership Conference 2016 in Kenya.
The theme of the conference is ‘Celebrating Youth Leadership and Innovation‘. The conference is to be held between the 19-20th December, 2016 at The Bomas of Kenya.
The conference aims to bring together Youth Leaders from the EAC Region, National and County Goverments around the region and beyond; to explore the need to establish collaborative framework between the Economic Sector and National Administration. They, together will identify opportunities for engagement of youth in meaningful leadership and economic ventures in so doing,encourage dialogue between youth leaders and governments on youth and development policies to better understand the needs and priorities of youth
.This conference aims to include 2500
youth leaders from each of the 47 Kenyan Counties,other EAC countries, members of the County Assemblies‘members,schools , development partners and members of partnering institutions and agencies with youth development agendas both local and international. The youth leaders must be between the ages of 18 and 35 within or by the time of the conference. They must be from diverse religious, ethnic and social backgrounds.
- Themed workshops and round tables running concurrently.
- Plenary sessions.
- Exhibitions for companies, partners, service providers, participants as a single unit e.g as a Country, County to display their products and innovations.
- Gala Night and Special Awards dinner to recognise and award youth in various sectors and appreciate partners and sponsors.
- Site Visits for delegates to specific groups, or organisations that are leading in youth innovation.
DELEGATES WILL BE REQUIRED TO CATER FOR THERE THREE DAYS MEAL,ACCOMODATION AND TRANSPORT.
CONTACT THE SECRETARIAT ON; 0733559160 FOR BOOKINGS AND ENQUIRES