YOUTH POWER

INTRODUCTION

The annual ethical leadership programme, initiated by The Global Times-Amity’s youth newspaper, aims at grooming students as harbingers of change. Young leaders from across all Amity International Schools work on different social issues related to women, by forming teams, researching topics, designing plans of action, generating funds and finally showcasing their work in the form of a presentation at the grand finale. Date : May 2, 2019 Youth Power team I care for Eye care of school bagged the second runners up position and the award for best fund raising model at Youth Power finale. This year’s Youth Power finale was graced by Ms. Maha Siddiqui, Associate Editor- Anchor, CNN –News 18 as the chief guest. The eminent jury comprised Dr. Joya Bhattacharya Associate Professor, Gargi College, Delhi University, Ms. Karina Bhasin Community Engagement Lead, Even Cargo & Delhi OYE and Ms. Runjhun Sharma Senior Correspondent, CNN-News18. Team I care for Eye care with its team mentor Ms. Garima Pandey; team leader Abhiniti Gupta of Class XI; team members Niveda Yadav & Stuti Kakkar of Class XI and Parth Khullar of Class X worked for spreading awareness about eye diseases like glaucoma and age related macular degeneration and hence preventing blindness.