ISLAMABAD: OPF marked Special Urdu English Inter Colleges Speech Contest in connection with International Migrants Day on Tuesday, 19th December, 2017 with a theme Young generation their Challenges and Opportunities at OPF Boys College H-8/4, Islamabad.
Barrister Amjad Malik Chairman OPF was the Chief Guest of the Event.
The Main theme of the Contest is Young generation their Challenges and Opportunities, The debaters spoke passionately on the given topics. It was evident that the students were well prepared as they used various skills like overstatement, definition, and irony to convince the audience.
We have had a motivating speech contest on “Challenges of the Younger Generation” It remindes me of my student life when we used to participate in such fruitful activities. The Passions backed by strong argument is always required to execute your skills of oratory and I am glad that our students have displayed both of them, The Topic anticipating the needs of our students, was very vigilantly chosen and differently executed. Our new generation is living in an era which is both testing and demanding, this era is marked with an excessive use of technology and every now and then we are hear about the advancement owing to technology. On of the contestant have rightly indicated that this influence of technology have transform our lives to a great extent. Said Chairman OPF.
Commenting on “Migrants Days” Chairman OPF Barrister Amjad Malik pointed out that today is celebrated with reference to overseas Pakistani who sacrifices their happiness to benefits their families and ultimately country. Pakistan Sent home $20.5 Billion in remittance in 2016, an increase of 5.1% over 2015. According to the World Bank Pakistan remittance are 7.5% of its 2015 GDP of $270 Billion,
This Work force of 7 million contributes almost 7% to the Country GDP.
Further Added Chairman OPF Said that we continue enjoying the mutual collaboration and trust in order to strengthen our relationship, crucial for national development.
At the End Chairman appreciate the efforts put in the function by Saif Ur Rehman Director General (Education Research and Training OPF) and his staff.