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THE UGANDA NATIONAL YOUTH SYMPOSIUM 2018

Is a National Youth Leadership Symposium on East Africa Integration, a precursor event to the East African Youth Leadership Summit.

Scheduled for Wednesday 24th October 2018 at Hotel Africana starting at 9:00 am.

The symposium will be held under the theme:

“Youth Political and Economic Inclusion: Scenarios for Sustainable Regional Integration”

Reach out to UyonetUg - Uganda Youth Network | +256 393 276 944 to attend

Programme

Time Item Resource Moderator
8:00 – 9:15 am Arrival, Registration, Introduction and Pre-Assessment UYONET UYONET
9:15 – 9:30 am Welcome Remarks UYONET UYONET
9:30 – 9: 45 am Key Note Address

Makerere University Students

TBS by ActionAid

Mr. KYATEKA MONDO
9:45 – 10:15 am The East Africa Community Integration Progress Status Director MEACA Mr. KYATEKA MONDO

10:15 – 11:00 am

Opening Remarks Minister of State for East African Affairs

Mr. KYATEKA MONDO

Follow up discussions

Minister of State for East African Affairs

Director MEACA

11:00 – 11:30 am Health Break

11:30am – 1:00 pm

(Breakaway sessions)

Youth participation and representation in political governance and leadership. FES/PPI

PPI

(Emmanuel Kitamirike)

Tax Justice and Taxation for Development in the framework of the EAC SEATINI
Economic Opportunities and Decent Work for Youth ULEAD / UYONET / PSFU
Youth in Agriculture ACTIONAID
1:00 – 2:00 pm Lunch Break
2:00 – 3:00 pm Highlights on thematic findings and discussions. Key representative of the thematic groups.

Alesi Maria (FES)

3:00 – 3:30pm Way forward and Closure

Board Chairperson

UYONET

A Glimpse of 2017 Summit

#Youlead17 Experience

Hon. Upendo Peneza | Member of Parliament Tanzania

Seeing many young people come together when they are united by a common goal which isn't going to club to dance but leadership and sharing really touched my heart and I was inspired to inspire more young leaders to shape the future of East Africa and Africa

Benson Mwaka | Founder Northern Uganda Hiphop Culture

My leadership is majorly about using art to socially transform lives and communities. From Youlead Summit 2017, I learned that leadership is much about giving a hand to improve lives of communities and its measured by how many people you have changed to reach their full potentia

Ekyasimire Caroline | Founder & CEO Apps & Girls

All we need is to give back to communities, giving back doesn't necessarily mean it should be money, it can be knowledge or skills, everything given back to community uplifts millions and those you uplift will lift you higher

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