he Youth Pioneer Society is preparing to launch the sixth edition of the “Young Parliamentarian 2023” leadership program under the patronage of His Excellency Mr. Ali bin Saleh Al-Saleh, Chairman of the Shura Council, and in strategic partnership with the European Union and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), after the success achieved by the previous versions of the program.
On this occasion, Amira Mahmood, Chairwoman of the Board of Directors, confirmed that the team of the sixth version of the program worked on reviewing the outputs of the previous versions and added some improvements at the level of trainers and content to achieve the best leadership training experience for the youth participating in the program, praising the serious and effective cooperation that the previous version received from the Shura Council and the European Union, which had a great impact on the program achieving its desired goals.
Amira indicated that the “Young Parliamentarian” program aims to develop the leadership skills of Bahraini youth and provide them with communication skills by engaging in open dialogues to discuss their ideas and proposals and help them develop appropriate solutions, which will contribute to the development of society and create a better future for Bahrain, in addition to creating a channel of communication between Young people and Members of the Parliament on the other hand.
For his part, the program coordinator of the “Young Parliamentarian 2023” program, Abdullah Zada, added that the program was able to train more than 200 Bahraini youth of both genders during the past editions by involving them in a number of workshops and training courses that dealt with topics related to leadership skills, negotiation and etiquette of professional dealing, which were presented by specialized local and international trainers, stressing that the program promotes parliamentary culture among young people through effective cooperation with the legislative authority.
Zada called on Bahraini youth to participate in the program because of the exceptional environment it provides that will give them many skills and experiences that will hone their personal skills, indicating that registration for the program will be announced through the association’s social media accounts (@YouthPrioneer).