3-day youth fest begins

Sun Online Desk

17th September, 2020 07:33:14 printer

3-day youth fest begins

A three-day virtual youth skill development festival started on Thursday marking International Youth Day 2020.

The first Bangladeshi Social Network that promotes inspirational stories of Bangladeshis around the globe in collaboration with Partnership Entrepreneurship & Skills Development Project by BIDA organised the event titled BEYOND 2020.

With the theme of “Youth Engagement for Global Action”, the 3day virtual festival powered by Bangladesh Hi-Tech Park Authority (BHTPA) and supported by Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) consists of 12 panel discussions.

Representatives from 10 countries are taking part in the discussion on youth skills development, startup ecosystem and investment opportunities.

One out of six individuals from the younger demographic is facing unemployment due to the unprecedented ongoing pandemic, said the experts stressing need to equip them with the skills to successfully address the challenges.

To take part in the festival and panel discussions, anyone can register through the Inspire Bangladesh website for free.