On 26th February 2016, Asian Youth Council (AYC) has organized its 14th General Assembly in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. It our AYC General Assembly , the meeting agreed unanimously to appoint MR as Advisory Board members for 2016-2019.
Among other members appointed as committee are ;
Dr. Mohamed Khir Toyo (Malaysia)
HE Moammar Al Eryani (Yemen)
Dr. Kwang Sun Cha (Korea)
Mdm. Srisak Thairry (Thailand)
Mr. Jackie Goh (Singapore)
President AYC (Ex officio)
Members are selected based on their knowledge, network and past contribution to AYC. All members have served more than a decade in AYC.
AYC Advisory Board
The Asian Youth Council is non-governmental regional youth organization, formed on the 14th of August 1972, to provide a common platform for Asian youth and youth leaders pursuing similar objectives for economic and social development. Memberships of AYC comprised of national youth organization recognized by their respective governments.
Since its establishments, AYC has cultivated many leaders in various fields such as politics, economics, businesses, NGOs etc. Many of them have moved on to take up active and prominent role in serving their respective country and communities.
To further strengthen AYC as well as to continue to benefit from the vast experience of our former members, the AYC Secretariat has proposed for the formation of the AYC Advisory Board.
AYC Advisory Board
With reference to Chapter 6 of the AYC statutes below, it stated in:
Article 1 The General Assembly upon the recommendation of the Executive Committee may appoint any individual as patrons and advisors to the AYC. The functions of patrons and advisors are to provide support to the AYC to achieve its aims and objectives.
Article 2 The members of the Advisory Board shall include the President who sits as an ex-officio.
The functions of the Advisory Board are to give advice as and when necessary to the Executive Committee, and to make any necessary recommendation in order to maintain and promote the activities and programmes of AYC.
2.1 Roles and Functions
To provide support and guidance to the AYC to achieve its aims and objectives;
Provide advice to the Executive Committee, and to make any necessary recommendation in order to maintain and promote the activities and programmes of AYC;
Continue to facilitate and promote AYC linkages with the vast network of youth organizations globally;
Platform for members to network, seek resources for AYC and promote friendship among fellow members.