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Division of Youth
Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture
University Drive           P. O. Box N-4891
Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas
T: (242) 502-0736        F: (242) 328-8038
E: celebrateyouthbahamas@gmail.com
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22ND NATIONAL YOUTH PARLIAMENT

DEADLINE: OCTOBER 11, 2019

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, in association with the House of Assembly undertakes to execute an annual Youth Mock Parliament to provide a platform for youth from across the country to share their views and concerns regarding key issues of national concern.  Now in its 19th sitting, the National Youth Parliament has been the birth place of a number of current political personalities, and has provided the impetus for the inclusion of youthful views and ideas, dreams and aspirations on matters of national development. 

 

This year, National Youth Month Celebrations will be observed during the month of October. During the period October 22 - 25, 2019 the National Youth Parliament and its associated training exercises will be executed. 

 

Criteria for Youth Parliament Participation

 

Nominees for participation in Youth Parliament must be age 18 - 25 years.  Nominees must be articulate, and able to debate and speak in public fora.   The nomination period is NOW OPEN for this 19th Parliament Session.  Interested persons should complete the application form below and prepare for this 2019 session scheduled for Friday, October 25, 2019 at 9:00 AM.

 

Speech Technique and Robert's Rules Training 

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 6:00 PM

The Youth Division's Conference Room

Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture 
University Drive

Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas 

Courtesy Call on His Excellency, The Governor-General
Sir Cornelius A. Smith, GCMG

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 10:00 AM

The Drawing Room, Government House
Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas

Courtesy Call on Honorable Lanisha T. Rolle, MP

Minister of Youth, Sports & Culture

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. (tentative)

Ministry of Youth, Sports & Culture

University Dr.

Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas

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Courtesy Call on The Most Honorable Dr. Hubert A. Minnis

Prime Minister of The Bahamas

Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 10:15 A.M.

Cabinet Office

Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas

Parliamentary and House of Assembly Procedural Training
Thursday, October 24, 2019, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Parliament, House of Assembly

Rawson Square, Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas

19th National Youth Parliamentary Debate

Live on ZNS TV Channel 40 (Parliamentary Station)

Friday, October 25, 2019 at 9:00 A.M.

The Parliament, House of Assembly
Rawson Square, Nassau, New Providence , The Bahamas 

STILL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS 
Deadline -  Friday, October ​11, 2019 at 5:00 PM

For additional information, please contact the Coordinating Committee's office at the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture.

Mrs. Carla Brown Roker                                                             
Coordinator, Youth Programmes - Grand Bahama        

National Youth Parliament 

Ministry of Youth, Sports & Culture

University Drive

P. O. Box N-4891

Nassau, N.P., Bahamas

 

Tel: 242-502-0736

Fax: (242) 328-8038

Email: carlabrownroker@hotmail.com