Throw Back: - Exactly 2 weeks ago we successfully launched the Nigerian Youth in Diaspora Organisation. The event was held at the :- 2ND ANNUAL NIGERIAN YOUTH IN DIASPORA CONFERENCE 2018
Themed: - Nigerian Youth in Diaspora: An untapped resource for Innovative Solutions, Social Entrepreneurship & Sustainable Economic Development in Nigeria.
Developing pathways for harnessing the potentials of the Nigerian Diaspora youth
Date: Saturday, 9th June 2018
Time: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Venue: LT 164, Skempton Building, Imperial College London. SW7 2BU
The event brought together government representatives, business leaders, experts, stakeholders and Nigerian youth in diaspora to facilitate dialogue and action on key and relevant issues ranging from:
Youth engagement and empowerment
Social entrepreneurship and job creation
Youth identity and wellbeing
Youth in gangs and crime reduction
Economic and infrastructure development
Youth influence on Nigeria 2019 elections, amongst other relevant issues affecting the Nigerian youth in Diaspora and those in Nigeria.
The aim of the conference was to inspire collective action among the youth and stakeholders that will lead to taking bolder and more effective steps at leveraging on the potentials of the Nigerian youth to enrich and develop them and our great country Nigeria.