*PROACTIVE ROLE OF YOUTH IS IMPERATIVE FOR SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE COUNTRY: DEPUTY SPEAKER NA*
Islamabad; While witnessing the signing ceremony of Memorandum of Understanding (MOUs) between Young Parliamentary Forum (YPF), Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services (PIPS) and Sustainable Social Development Organization (SSDO) in the Parliament House today, Qasim Khan Suri Deputy Speaker National Assembly remarked that the Participation of Youth is imperative to resolve the challenges faced by the country. He said that sustainable social development demand active youth participation. He also said that PIPS can provide an effective platform to train and capacitate the Young Parliamentarians to make their participation more meaningful especially during the proceedings of the House.
General Secretary YPF MS. Uzma Riaz said that collaboration among YPF, PIPS and SSDO would make the Participation of the Young Parliamentarians more effective. She also remarked that the inclusiveness of youth in the socio-economic development of the country is the vision of Imran Khan Prime Minister of Pakistan. She appreciated the role of PIPS and SSDO in this regard.