Youth Making difference through coming together and forming an organized body-Youth Led Organization (YLO). Here are some YLOs doing some great inspirational work in Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral.
Pakistan Youth Outreach (PYO)
Established by Pakistan’s young and famous mountaineer siblings, Samina Baig and Mirza Ali Pakistan Youth Outreach’s aims to promote mountain adventure, outdoor education and awareness and women adventure. Besides this it also works to foster youth involvement in volunteerism as well as community support. PYO objectives are to encourage and bring youths and students of schools, colleges and universities into the mainstream. Click to know more about PYO
Organization for Educational Change (OEC)
Organization for Educational Change (OEC) is a group of students belonging to different areas of Gilgit-Baltistan studying in different institutes of Pakistan aiming at fostering the change process through education. Through this organization these students provide help to younger students of the region to get proper access to education related information and also in any other issues of the students. Click to know more about OEC.
Mountain Youth Resource & Social Welfare Organization (MYRO)
MYRO works for youth empowerment, democracy, human rights, peace building, environment and women rights in the mountain areas of Pakistan. The initiative of community journalism was taken by MYRO to bridge the gap between the local communities living the mountain areas of Pakistan and the mainstream media. (Click to know more about MYRO)
Gilgit-Baltistan Social Welfare Organization (G-B SWO)
Gilgit-Baltistan Social Welfare Organization (G-B SWO) is an organization which works for the development of Gilgit-Baltistan by targeting social and economic frontiers like education, environment, tourism, economic development, health and individual awareness. This organization operates exclusively for the promotion of social welfare; it operates primarily to further common good and general welfare of the local community such as bringing about civic betterment and social improvement. Click to know more about GB SWO.
District Youth Forum Chitral
District Youth Forum Chitral is a non-profit, non-political and social organization of the youth of Chitral recognized by the Govt. of KPK. Established in March, 2012, it is headed as an umbrella Organization for youth, working to promote and activate young people in the district of Chitral. District Youth Forum works as a catalyst between national organizations and youth organizations and pubic institutions at district level. Click to know more about DYFC.
Young Reformers Gilgit Baltistan
A group of volunteer students aiming at instigating an urge for holistic development through quality student centered programs and interactive activities (among the students of GB).
Pakistan Innovation Summit for Education (PISE)
Pakistan Innovation Summit for education –PISE is a non-profit student group organization established by skillful volunteers. This organization forms its basis on the very idea as to how society can cater to the needs of education from within itself, this deriving the its name from its purpose as ‘PISE’ (Pakistan Innovation Summit for Education). Focusing the remote areas of the country, PISE is currently working in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit Baltistan by establishing resource centers/libraries and educational activities for the children. (Click to know more about PISE)
Milky Way Movement
Milky Way Movement is an idea to link today’s youth with tomorrow’s youth, to create a better society where we can respect our differences and unite on similarities. We stand for education as we believe it is the greatest agent of change, it is through education that once scattered people and poor countries have transformed into civilized societies and developed nations. Click to know more about MWM.