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About the Programme
iLEAD – Inspiring Leadership, Empowerment and Development in Youth Collectivism, Sharing and Togetherness is an innovative and first of its kind youth development programme that aims at facilitating leadership, personal development, and active citizenship in youth through sports and community service. iLEAD is a public-private partnership programme between the Youth Affairs Department, Government of Sindh and Habib University Foundation (H.U.F.) to initiate sports education for youth in Karachi and Hyderabad.

Programme Objectives:
  • Inspiring and Engaging Youth- Nurturing their Innate Potential: Facilitating youth towards leadership, team building, tolerance, respect for diversity, conflict resolution and positive self image.
  • Promoting Sports: Involving Children and Youth in Healthy and Fair Play: Engaging youth in a variety of sports activities and helping them learn the values of healthy competition.
  • Institutionalizing Sports Education- Creating Contextualized Tools and Framework: Developing a contextualized curriculum and supporting educational institute in creating a facilitative institutional framework to implement a high quality sports education programme
Programme Activities:
  • Development of a National Sports Curriculum
  • Partnering with 5 colleges in Karachi and Hyderabad and expanding affiliation to 25 schools per partner.
  • Establishment of Youth Committees
  • Organizing 5 summer camps, 15 sports weeks, and 1 sports festival

"Inspiring and establishing innovative and reflective learning spaces to foster a healthly society."
Habib University Foundation Block 18, Gulistan-e-Jauhar University Avenue, Off Shahrah-e-Faisal Karachi, Pakistan
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