Forty youth, who attended in the second series of ‘Youth Bus Programme 2019’, received their certificates of participation during a closing ceremony at Tamu Pasar Aneka Serambangun in Tutong District yesterday.
The programme, which started on September 7, was held in conjunction with the 14th National Youth Day celebration.
Guest of honour Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin presented the certificates.
The participants comprised 12 youth from the Brunei-Muara District, 11 from Belait, eight from Tutong and nine from Temburong.
The programme aimed to enhance participants’ leadership skills.
The programme featured briefings; ice-breaking sessions; meetings with senior government officials and district officers; self-development and leadership activities; religious and physically challenging activities; as well as sharing sessions with local entrepreneurs.
The programme was organised by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports in collaboration with the Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Religious Affairs, Ministry of Education and all District Offices.