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SGI-Nepal Holds First Youth Leaders' Meeting

On June 16, 2008, SGI-Nepal's First Youth Leaders' Meeting took place at the SGI-Nepal Peace Center in Kathmandu. Speaking to the participants, SGI-Nepal Youth Leader Navin Manandhar stated that youth should assume responsibility for building peace and encouraged everyone to develop into capable people who can give hope and courage to others. SGI-Nepal General Director Sahana Shrestha stressed the importance of working together. The meeting concluded with the participants signing a pledge on behalf of all SGI-Nepal youth to dedicate themselves to taking action for the cause of peace and the happiness of people in Nepal and throughout the world.

080729nepal_youth.jpg SGI-Nepal youth leaders

[Adapted from an article in the July 29, 2008 issue of the Seikyo Shimbun, Soka Gakkai, Japan]