Motivation & Objectives

The overall goal of (YJAP)Young Journalist Association Pakistan is to strengthen Pakistan’s fragile political context by shifting Pakistani attitudes and behaviors away from adversarial approaches towards greater tolerance, inclusiveness, Promoting peace and understanding among the country’s various regional, ethnic, and socio-economic groups.

Specific project objectives included:
Improved capacity and sustainability of Pakistani media and Young Journalist to play a Proactive role in creating peace and promoting tolerance, co-existence and non-extremism.
Enhanced ability of Pakistani youth and local leaders to explore relevant issues through constructive, solutions-oriented approaches towards reconciliation and conflict transformation.
Increased moderation and tolerance across the country achieved by establishing mechanisms for Pakistani youth, civil society, and local government officials to foster greater collaboration towards constructive dialogue and increased understanding of local conflict dynamics.