The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports with the cooperation of its strategic partnerships will organise the National Youth Congress 2019. With the theme "Bersama Mencorakkan Masa Hadapan Kita", the congress will take place for two days on 16th and 17th June 2019 at the International Convention Centre in Berakas. The youths are welcome to attend the Opening Ceremony on the 16th of next month and the Closing Ceremony as well as National Youth Congress Resolution Presentation on the next day. In this regards, the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports has held a media conference of the National Youth Congress yesterday morning which took place at the Dewan Budaya Citra of the Ministry.

The congress participation is open to youth aged between 15 to 40, from various agencies including the public and private sectors, Students Council from every universities and colleges, Peer Guide and Supervisor, Special Needs Individuals, representatives from all four district, non-government organization representatives, youth with risk and people with different abilities. The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports also urged and welcomed the interested youth to not miss the golden opportunity to become the National Youth Congress 2019 participant. Registration has been opened until the 2nd of next month. For more information on the congress can be obtained at 'www.kongresbelia.gov.bn'.

present was Retired Colonel Pengiran Haji Maiddin bin Pengiran Haji Said, the Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, youth and Sports as Deputy Chairman of the National Youth Congress Executive Committee. 'Belia Siaga Masa Depan', 'Penglibatan Belia' and 'Keusahawanan' will become 3 discussion topics during the Forum and workshop by focussing on the early discovery of research on the National Youth Policy. The Congress' main objective is to become a platform for youth to share opinions and their structural visions aside from contributing ideas in tackling the current and future youth development challenges. Several speakers from local and overseas are invited to share their experiences and useful knowledge as the inspirational resources to the national youth.

Source: Radio Television Brunei