ILO represent "Youth Speak Forum" in Colombo

“AIESEC, a Volunteer Involving Organization, conducted a ‘YouthSpeak’ Forum on the 19th March 2016 at the Sri Lanka Foundation in Colombo.

Ms Shyama Salgado, National Programme Coordinator of Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work
International Association of Students in Economic and Commercial Sciences (AIESEC) , a Volunteer Involving Organization, conducted a ‘Youth Speak Forum’ on the 19th March 2016 in Colombo. Over 300 undergraduates and school students participated in the forum, sharing their ideas on youth and development. The keynote speaker Ms Shyama Salgado, National Programme Coordinator of Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work from the ILO, addressed the gathering on the topic of youth employability. Some of the key areas covered during the discussion were interview techniques, soft skills, emerging labour markets, conditions of work and labour rights, gender based discrimination in the world of work and conflict resolution in the workplace.