Chevening Alumni gather at Jakarta for Youth Forum

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Chevening Alumni listening attentively to a speaker. Image: Chevening Alumni Brunei

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

Chevening Alumni Brunei recently collaborated with its Indonesian counterpart to host the second edition of its Chevening Youth Forum in Jakarta.

The forum was held to discuss and define the roles of youths in leading nations into the 4th Industrial Revolution, which saw participation from over 46 speakers, moderators and facilitators from nine ASEAN countries.

More than 250 participants from Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia and Brunei attended the forum.

Some of the alumni posing for a group photo. Image: Chevening Alumni Brunei

The Chevening Youth Forum – South East Asia Edition (CYF SEA) is a platform to bring together Chevening Alumni and young leaders from across Southeast Asia to discuss insights, challenges and opportunities in ASEAN.

It is aimed at creating opportunity for Chevening alumni members to contribute to the development of the ASEAN region through engagements with the young leaders.

The forum was funded by the Chevening Alumni Programme Fund and was supported by the British Embassy in Jakarta, British High Commission to Brunei, Binus University, Tauzia Hotel Group and Yello Hotel.

The Bruneian