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Youth Mentor Summit 2008 in Singapore


On October 4, 2008, some 40 Singapore Soka Association youth were among 500 young people who attended the Youth Mentor Summit 2008 at the NTUC Conference Auditorium, organized by the National Youth Council and the Halogen Foundation Singapore. The guest of honor for the event was Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan, minister for Community Development, Youth and Sports. Experts shared their thoughts on the significance and challenges of mentoring youth. Subsequent plenary sessions were held on developing skills in mentoring and communication to aid in in fostering youth.

[Adapted from an article in the October 29, 2008, Issue No. 348 of the SSA Times, Singapore Soka Association]