Chief Adviser Fakhruddin Ahmed inaugurates the ‘First Saarc Youth Camp 2007’ releasing balloons at National Youth Centre in Savar yesterday.
Chief Adviser Fakhruddin Ahmed yesterday urged the youths of Saarc countries to actively participate in nation-building and regional development activities, saying their determination to bring changes in society constitutes the most vital ingredients for progress of the countries.
“On our part we remain committed to building partnership with you in activities relevant for our progress. Your passion for change and resolve to lead a life of significance would enable us to turn challenges into opportunities,” Fakhruddin told the young men and women taking part in the first-ever Saarc Youth Camp.
Fakhruddin declared 'First Saarc Youth Camp 2007' open at National Youth Centre in Savar on the outskirts of Dhaka.
He released colorful balloons and pigeons in the air marking the inaugural of the four-day youth camp.
The main theme of the first Saarc Youth Camp 2007 is 'Connecting South Asian Youths.' The camp arranged in a bid to increase communication, cooperation and fraternity among the youths of the member countries.