Peace Designer Workshop (Afghanistan)
On Oct 24, 2020, IAYSP Afghanistan organized its first international Peace Designer Workshop for Youths from Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran, and Turkey.
Through this Peace Designer Workshop, Youths were introduced to the vision, mission, and activities of IAYSP around the world and in Afghanistan itself. Also, to the 17 Goals of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Through the workshop, they were trained to design their projects which support one or more of the 17 SDGs Goals. By the end of the workshop, each team from the mentioned countries could create an SDGs Project.
The team from Pakistan designed a project that supports Quality Education in the Rural Areas of Pakistan. The team from Turkey, Iran, and Lebanon Designed Projects around the Climate actions and Life on Land by organizing local activities to clean plastics from the seasides. And the Afghanistan Team designed a project that supports Goal 16, which is Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions, through bringing youths from different ethnic groups for Intertribal dialogues and understandings.