Community Mapping Testimonials
BCMD reached 237 participants in its 13 Community Mapping exercises implemented from 2013-2017. The participants were mostly youth comprising of 150 male and 87 female from primary/high/higher secondary schools and colleges. A small number of adults from various professionals such a teaching, business, and armed force also took part in the mapping activities.
- Realisation of One’s Potential as Part of a Community
- Personal Development
- Increased Awareness of Social Issues
- Improved Facilitation Skills
- Helped Improve Professional and Technical Skills
“It meant that an entrepreneur could bring change too. You do not have to abandon your passion to make a societal change,” said Ngawang Gyeltshen, one of the participants of the community mapping.
“Conducting the programme at the Youth Summitas a facilitator was great. We were given the chance to come up. I felt very happy and satisfied. When I think about it, I still get that positive energy,” said a Youth Summit participant Rai.