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Call to turn youths into human resources

DHAKA, Dec 18, 2016 (BSS) - The Youth Development Subcommittee under UNFPA-financed Strengthening Parliament's Capacity in Integrating Population Issues into Development (SPCPD) today recommended taking necessary initiatives to turn youth forces into human resources.

The recommendation was made at a meeting of the subcommittee held at the Jatiya Sangsad with its convener Sanjida Khanam, MP, presiding. M Fakhrul Imam, MP, and Begum Shirin Akhtar, MP, attended the meeting, said an official release.

The meeting suggested preparing a list of the countries, which has been successful in demographic dividend alongside including the name of unsuccessful countries.

It also recommended holding of a meeting with the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Labour and Employment Ministry aiming to create job opportunities for youths in different labour receiving countries.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)