Dr. Dave Dowland, Registrar, Brac University has been invited to become an honorable member of the Jury of the Young Global Changemakers (YGC) Award- 2021. Presented by the Youth Empowerment Facilitation Global (YEF), the YGC Award has been introduced to recognize the efforts of inspiring young individuals who with their voluntary, outcome driven and impact-oriented initiatives in social services and various development fields are contributing towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). YEF Global is an active campaigner of the United Nations (UN) SDGs and working closely with SDGs relevant organizations to achieve them in Bangladesh.
The award serves to inspire young people to act as positive change catalyst in their local community to empower youths both locally and globally. Development work can be within any number of areas, such as skills training, arts and culture, environment protection, education, health and well-being, human rights, technology, sport, science and many more areas.