GBT Youth Development

GBT Youth Development


GBT Youth Development Program

CODE in collaboration with Marafie Foundation successfully conducted the graduation ceremony of students in the Gilgit Baltistan Youth Development Project on 4th of March. The event also marked the inauguration of the radical move to establish incubation center in Gilgit Baltistan.

Students in this project were graduates with an IT background, selected through a rigorous process and trained for two months in several IT courses. The project is exceptional for the fact that it focused on enabling these individuals to become self-sustainable.

The chief guest Mr. Zulfiqar Ahmad Cheema, the executive director of National Vocational & Technical Training Commission appreciated the efforts of the supporting organizations. The event was attended by several accomplished industry professionals particularly by heads of USAID, UNDP, PPAF from the international non-profit organizations, leading professionals of PTCL and Zong from the telecom sector and heads of IT department from GIKI and NUML from the education sector.