Youths pledge to make rebuilding works transparent

- Post Report, Kathmandu
Demand engagement of young people in the government-led post-quake reconstruction project

May 30, 2016-Around 100 youths from 31 districts, mostly earthquake-affected, have come up with a declaration to engage youths to make the government-led reconstruction process inclusive and transparent.

The youths came up with the six-point declaration that includes disaster preparedness, management, consequences of earthquake, laws, policies and provisions.

Other points include making both the government and non-government sectors accountable in rebuilding. 

Equal distribution of resources and mobilising local resources and involving the local people are other points of the declaration.

At the end of a three-day training organised by the Association of Youth Organisations Nepal, a resolution was made for representation of women, children, people living with disability, and marginalised communities in reconstruction and zero tolerance against corruption.

 

Published: 30-05-2016 08:28

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