Youth Day 2013
19 June 2013 to 30 December 2013
|Location:||Bellville, Cape Town, South Africa|
16 June 2013 a day to remember.
The Minister of Social Development, Mr Albert Fritz met with thousands of young people at the Bellville Velodrome, where they participated in an "UNCONFERENCING" event. This is an unconventional method used to communicate with young people in a unique way. The day was filled with various activities including showcasing of talents and skills to entertain the enthusiastic crowd.
With the assistance of over 100 facilitators, the youth of the Western Cape were given an opportunity to not only express themselves on the issues that impact on their lives but also to inform them of services and opportunities available to young people in this province. Through the creative unconferencing mediums the Department Social Development will be able to direct and give effect to the youth strategy that will be rolled out throughout the Western Cape.
The purpose of the engagement was to ascertain:
Melany Kuhn Spokesperson for Minister Fritz 083 280 9199
|Event Host / Owner:||(Western Cape Government)|