A three-day workshop on Youth and Unemployment organised by Group 1 of the 28th Executive Development Programme for Middle Management Officers (EDPMMO) concluded with a closing ceremony at the Silaturrahim Hall of the Youth Centre in the capital yesterday.
Guest of honour, Rector of Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal presented certificates to participants.
The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah followed by a speech by a representative of the organiser Nor’Aziellah binti Sulaiman.
She hoped that the workshop provided knowledge and value for participants through activities such as drafting out business working papers, event management and more to enhance their skills.
Head of Group 1 of the 28th EDPMMO Pengiran Haji Mashor bin Pengiran Haji Ibrahim in his capacity as the chairperson also spoke. He explained that the workshop was part of a Social Outreach Project of the 28th EDPMMO.
It was participated by 40 youth aged 20-30.
The workshop aimed to prepare and train participants to be more confident, encourage active thinking, and be creative in facing challenges.
It also served as a mentoring programme, allowing participants to train others with the knowledge they gained.
A forum on Belia yang Bekarih Pasti akan Belurih as well as group activities were included in the workshop.