National Youth Tourism Programme: Third edition starts
The third edition of Tounes Darna, the National Youth Tourism Programme, started Friday in 19 youth centres as well as in beaches.
The one-week event is expected to involve about 1,375 youths. Previous editions recorded participation rates of 95. 84% and 100%, respectively.
A total of 176,000 youths are expected to take part in the summer edition of Tounes Darna.
The National Youth Tourism Programme aims to increase youth empowerment, boost their feeling of belonging to the nation and entrench a volunteering and participation culture through holiday camps and training sessions held by citizenship clubs and youth centres across the country.