03 April 2014
Generations For Peace (Pakistan) has organised an event to recognise government officials for their efforts towards the development of sport for development and peace was held. This will also facilitate the continuation of peace building activities in PAK.
Find below a brief on those recognised:
Name: Faisal Jamil Shah
Qualification: M.Sc (Sports Management), LLb, MBA (HRM).
Position held: Director Sports, Culture & Youth Affairs FATA
- Established Directorate of Sports, Culture & Youth Affairs for the FATA youth
- Established 22 Sports Associations
- Established 14 Sports Complexes in all FATA
- Engaged FATA youth in healthy activities
- Introduced sports as medium for establishing peace
- Introduced culture as medium of expression & to curb terrorism in FATA
- Working on Youth Parliament for the FATA youth
- Introduced FATA sports council and also Agency Sports Council
- Introduced scouting activities to engage the FATA youth in healthy activities
- Introduced female sports, scouting & youth activities in FATA
NB: An additional official in AJK was honoured but her information is not available yet and I need to confirm if her photograph can be used before we refer to it so this will be confirmed next week.