Finding reveals that there are so many challenges working against youth especially in Teluk Indah neighborhood namely lack of leadership guidance, lack of necessary infrastructure, dysfunctional families and more.
Therefore, empowering, strengthening and including young people in leadership roles will reduce crime, drugs abuse and unemployment. This will lead to a better society, a better neighborhood and better nation.
Thus, education is a key to a better society, a better county and a better world. Therefore, this program which is funded by APPGM-SDG will implement on education and skills training besides other components of leadership.
The project is to benefit 35 young people between the ages of 7 to 12 years old and another 40 young people between the ages of 13 to 18 years (total 75) from the neighborhood of Flat Teluk Indah E1 &E2 and their families.
The solution provider of this project is Persatuan Perkasaan Sosial & Pembangunan Perusahaan Perai, Pulau Pinang. The project duration is three months with an allocation of RM28,050.00.
The main SDGs impacted through this solution project is Goal 4 – Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education for all and Goal 8 – Promote sustainable, inclusive and economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.