The 4th ANNUAL YOUTH SKILLS DEVELOPMENT EXPO 2016 started as early as 8:00 am with Exhibitors setting up and participants coming in, by 10:00AM the whole Uganda Museum venue was filled with hundreds and hundreds of people majority Young people. The Skills Development forum came out with a number of recommendations which should be pursued if Uganda, Ugandan Youth are to succeed in addressing unemployment. Following the success of this sense speaking and inspiring forum that took place at Uganda Museum on 28th October 2016, THEME: “Role of Youth in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Agenda’’, Over 2000 youth participated, over 75 youth serving, youth led organizations and companies as well individuals making a difference in finding solutions to unemployment exhibited. The Guest of Honor the head of European Union delegation in Uganda, H.E Ambassador Kritian Schmidt, among other Guest Speakers.
Special appreciation to all Our Partners inclusive of UYONET, Restless Development, European Union, Plan International, Victoria University, Riham, UBTEB, Smile Telecom, ISBAT University, Uganda Petroleum Insititute. All the Exhibitors, Panelists, Speakers, YAFU team, Volunteers or Support team, well wishers and participants, Thank you so much for making 2016 a reality and we are hopeful that 2017 will be more of a success to you, all who will participate including secondary Schools and institutions since it will come during that time. Hoping that you will be with Us in the Annual Youth Skills Development Expo 2017,it will be Bigger and Better with you.