The main goal of Youth and Volunteers department of the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society as identified in the National Society’s Strategic Plan for 2016-2020 is to develop youth and volunteers management system and thus to improve efficiency of voluntary service provided to socially vulnerable people and people in need of care.
In this respect, with organizational support of the Youth Committee, Youth and Volunteers, Migration, Health and Care departments of the Az.RC and Sabunchu local branch of the Az.RC there was held a meeting with young people in a secondary school No. 94 of Sabunchu district of Baku city on the 9th of February 2017.
In her opening speech Deputy Executive Secretary and Head of Youth and Volunteers department of the Az.RC Khalida Iskandarova spoke about the purpose of the meeting with young people. She mentioned that the purpose of this event is to hold discussions on the role of young people and volunteers in the Islamic Solidarity Games that will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan in May 2017. The participants of the meeting held group discussions and made presentations on the topic of the event. The Facilitators at the meeting replied to different questions of concern to young people.
At the end of the event teachers and schoolchildren expressed their appreciation to the leadership, staff and volunteers of the Red Crescent Society for organizing this interesting event. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who assisted in organizing this event.
Such kind of events will be organized by us in the future as well.