Youth Development Foundation

Key Information

Organization Name: Youth Development Foundation

Head Office: Lahore

Regional Offices: Multan and Faisalabad

Contact Person:Karamat Jameel

Working Since: 2009

Areas of Operations: Faisalabad, Multan, Lahore, Lodhran, Bahawalpur, Khanewal, Peshawar, Karachi, Muzaffargarh, Sangla Hill, Nankana Sahib, Toba Tek Singh, Rawalpindi and Islamabad

Activities

(as of March 2015)

Trainings/ Workshops

No. of trainings/workshops delivered to date: 111

Themes: Interfaith Harmony, Conflict Resolution, Peace and Capacity Building.

Cities these were delivered in:Multan, Bahawalpur, Lodhran, Muzaffargarh, Khanewal, Faisalabad, Lahore, Peshawar, Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Karachi. Under these districts several Tehsils were out-reached

Conferences/Seminars

No. of conferences/seminars organized to date: 37

Themes: Peace Building and Harmony

Cities these were held in: Multan, Bahawalpur, Lodhran, Muzaffargarh, Khanewal, Faisalabad, Lahore, Peshawar, Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Karachi

Campaigns

No. of campaigns launched to date: 1

Themes: Arms Down— Peace Building

Cities these were held in: Islamabad and Lahore

Arts & Culture Events

No. of arts & culture events held to date: 2

Themes: Arms Down— Peace Building

Cities these were held in:Multan

Publications

(as of March 2015)

No.NameDate PublishedPDF File/Web link
1Karwan-e Aman-o Hum Ahangi41791PDF File (available)
2Posters
3Hum-Ahangi Calendar
4Youth Calendar/Planner

Major Projects

(as of March 2015)

No.NameNature of Project
Successfully Completed
Diversity Tours to Worship PlacesPeace Building and Interfaith Harmony
Partnership For PeacePeace Building and Interfaith Harmony
In Progress/Upcoming
No.NameNature of Project
Partnership For PeacePeace Building and Interfaith Harmony

Awards Received

  • N/A

Additional Information

We are a network of diverse faith youth promoting pluralism and mutual respect for religious diversities. We focus on bridge building through peace building dialogues among the youth of different faiths. We believe that all Pakistanis, irrespective of faith, are citizens of equal value and each life matters.

Youth Development Foundation has arranged more than 100 training (each of two days) across South Punjab. In these training a large number of youth has been engaged from which, a number of youth is still engaged with YDF as Alumni.

YDF can be reached at www.ydfpk.org
or : https://www.facebook.com/InterfaithYouthInActionIya

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