Roshan awards “Student of the Year” scholarships to Afghan Students through their Youth Brand “Yaraan” platform

August 15, 2016 – (Kabul, Afghanistan) – Roshan, Afghanistan’s leading communications provider, announced it awarded “Student of the Year” scholarships to thirteen top students from participating universities in Afghanistan. The scholarships were awarded as part of Roshan’s “Yaraan by Roshan” brand, an exclusive platform designed to empower Afghan youth. “At Roshan, we are committed to…

Afghanistan Gets Set for the Launch of the 5th Annual RAPL Green Field — Khaama com|One nation, one voice is the motto of RAPL

The Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF); Roshan, Afghanistan’s leading total communications provider; and MOBY GROUP, Afghanistan’s largest media conglomerate are proud to announce the commencement of the fifth annual Roshan Afghan Premier League (RAPL) Green Field. This marks the kick-off of RAPL regional tournaments which will take place across eight regions of Afghanistan. The opening ceremony…

New opportunities for a new generation in northern Pakistan

Meet Mahayuddin and Aftar Gul, a remarkable duo changing lives in northern Pakistan. Mahayuddin and Aftar live in the remote community of Garam Chashma, where more than 60 percent of the population is under the age of 25. Despite steady gains in education – often outpacing other parts of Pakistan – many young women and…

Germany: Minister Müller gives send-off to 20,000th volunteer, launches South-North exchange|All about “weltwärts”- (translates as "world-wards")

New South-North component of volunteers service weltwärts: Minister Gerd Müller together with Jan Wenzel, the chair of the German association “Ventao”, and the Ambassador of Mozambique, Amadeu Paulo Samuel de Conceiçao, welcomes the first volunteers from Bolivia, Chile, Cameroon, Columbia, Mexico und Mozambique.Images© Thomas Köhler/photothek 20.02.2014 | Berlin – Today, Minister Gerd Müller gave an…

Afghanistan: “The main victims in the fight to reach peace are young people.” — Interview with Bashir Ahmad Fatehi on Heinrich Boell Foundation de

The main victims in the fight to reach peace and security are young people. Nonetheless, in government decision making, the role of young politicians is negligible; this shows what the government’s motivations actually are. Photo: Rah-e-Madanyat daily newspaper. All rights reserved.   Bashir Ahmad Fatehi has been busy with cultural and educational projects since completing…

Empowering Indian youth — Times of India com

More young Indians need the right infrastructure to develop skills By 2020, India’s population is expected to become the world’s youngest; more than 500 million Indian citizens will be under 25 years of age and more than two thirds of the population will be eligible to work. This means that a growing number of India’s…

University of Central Asia: Social Entrepreneurship Seminars Held in Central Asia to seek ‘Change the World Around You!’ Contest Applications

The University of Central Asia’s School of Professional and Continuing Education (UCA-SPCE) held a series of social entrepreneurship seminars for youth across the Kyrgyz Republic and Kazakhstan from 4 to 21 November 2013. The seminars launched the second phase of the Change the World Around You! competition, a UCA initiative implemented with funding from the…