UYFC Marks 41st Founding Anniversary

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2019 —

The Union of Youth Federations of Cambodia (UYFC) held here at the National Olympic Stadium this morning a meeting to commemorate its 41st founding anniversary.

The event was presided over by H.E. Hun Many, President of UYFC, with thousands of its members from across the capital city. High-ranking officials as well as foreign ambassadors accredited to Cambodia were also invited to the celebration.

In his speech, H.E. Hun Many recalled the history of the creation of UYFC, its activities and achievements in the past 41 years in contribution to the country’s socio-economic development.

According to the UYFC president, with its structure and activities at all ministries and institutions at both national and sub-national levels, UYFC is becoming a role model for the younger generations, i.e. recognising their duties as youths with dynamic and active force for Cambodia at present and in the future.

This evening, a concert under theme “UYFC, One Single Spirit” will be organised at the Win Win Memorial.

Meanwhile, on the same day, UYFC provincial branches also celebrated the 41st founding anniversary of the union.

The Union of Youth Federations of Cambodia is a front of Cambodian youths that continued the mission of the United Youth Association of National Salvation of Kampuchea and Cambodian Youth Association founded on Dec. 2, 1978 with the main aim to gather all youths as a solidarity force to contribute to building Cambodia with independence, peace, freedom, democracy and social progress.

(Photo: UYFC-Information Sector)

By Khan Sophirom