Youth Initiative
Youth initiative is a youth-led organization that informs, empowers and involves the youths of today. YI, since its conception in 1999, has constantly been laboring towards ensuring that the voices of the youth are heard and responded to and that the youth are actively involved in their society.

YPD 2018 Annual Training Program
YPD (Young People for Development) 2018 Annual Training Program is an international program, network, and relation of young people working on development. YPD gives out experience, reflection/analysis, idea sharing and
action within the group of youths of different nations. YPD 2018 unites young people from different countries and provides them opportunities to empower themselves and contribute to the development of their communities and the
world. YPD International Annual Training held every year since 2003 and hosted by YPD network countries. YPD is an international network created in 2003 and based on an idea that young people have a vital role to contribute to the development of their country and global.


  • To achieve SDG through youth involvement, which empowers, involve and contribute to the exchange of ideas, concepts to address the local and global issues.
  • It facilitates reflection to address local and global needs by enhancing network between countries through tourism, which then benefits the country socio and economically.
  • It helps preserve the natural and man-made artifacts by the involvement of youth, which benefits the nature, as well as the development of youth.


  1. Having a valid passport of any country.
  2. Applicants should be at least 18 years (Flexibility regarding the age limit will be decided on a
    case by case basis by the organizing committee.)
  3. You do not have to be a native English speaker, however, the summit is conducted in English
    so basic understanding or oral and written English is required.
  4. Youths who are interested to explore new culture and build new network.
  5. Youths who want to share idea with other youth and professionals.
  6. Youths who like to open discussions, learning and brainstorming.


  • Explore the vivifying nature and culture of Nepal.
  • Networking and idea sharing with Youth of different community/countries.
  • Develop leadership skills.
  • Understand the geographical, social and economic status of Nepal.

Program Detail
November 22, 2018 - November 29, 2018

Registration Fee/ Deadline
$100/ 30 August 2018

Registration fee includes

  • Accommodation will be provided from 22 nd - 28 th November 2018.
  • Breakfast will be provided from 23 rd -29 th November 2018
  • Lunch will be provided from 23 rd to 28 th November 2018
  • Dinner will be provided from 22 nd to 28 th November 2018
  • We will provide the transportation facility on all the eight days.

Registration fee excludes

  • Airfare will not be covered.
  • Travel to and from the airport.
  • Foreign charges to enter heritage site.
  • The application fee will not cover your visa fee, insurance, or any other incidental expenses.

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History (flag, country name and year)

YPD 2003 - Thailand
YPD 2004 - Thailand
YPD 2005 - Vietnam
YPD 2006 - Malaysia
YPD 2007 - Cambodia
YPD 2008 - Australia
YPD 2009 - Vietnam
YPD 2010 - France
YPD 2011 - Indonesia
YPD 2012 - Thailand
YPD 2013 - Nepal
YPD 2014 - Malaysia
YPD 2016 - Vietnam
YPD 2017 - Karenland