YSP Suriname Inauguration

On the 16th of February, 2019, Suriname held the inauguration of Youth and Students for Peace (YSP) in Paramaribo. The inauguration motto was “The Role of Youth and Students in Establishing a Culture of Sustainable Peace”. The event was attended by the Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs, Ms. Lalinie Gopal and her protocol team, the Vice Chairman of the 2nd largest political party in Suriname, the Progressive Reform Party (Verenigde Hindoestaanse Partij VHP), Dr. Glenn Oelhers, a representative of the Minister of Social Affairs and Public Housing, Mr. James Wills, Ambassadors for Peace, 16 youths (including a youth leader from the 2nd biggest political party in Suriname, 3 university students, 1 high school student, 3 secondary modern school students and families.