SAJIDA Foundation participated at a day-long career fair organized by Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) on 7th February, 2019. This fair was organized by BYLC’s Office of Professional Development (OPD), supported by the Aga Khan Foundation (Bangladesh) and the Rizwan Adatia Foundation. This was a great chance for representatives from SAJIDA Foundation to engage with around 620 BYLC graduates. Mr. Ejaj Ahmad, founder and President of BYLC welcomed Mr. Nasrul Hamid, MP, Honorable State Minister, Ministry of Power, Energy & Mineral Resources to inaugurate the event. Mr. Nasrul Hamid started off the Career Fair with a motivational speech dedicated to the youth.
The objective of this fair was to create pathways and job opportunities for talented young graduates from BYLC, and SAJIDA Foundation was among the 26 organizations from different leading private and nonprofit sector employers. The event also had engaging sessions on topics ranging from skills employers look for while hiring to best practices in professional etiquette and communication.