Affan Yesvi – Srinagar Youth Participates in United Nations Conference
Affan Yesvi has set up a non-profit organization called ‘The Inner Call’, which has been contributing in spheres of mental health, environment protection, women’s empowerment and youth activities with the aim of promoting human values.
A Srinagar-based entrepreneur and social activist, Affan Yesvi participated recently in a 3-day United Nations Global Sustainability Development Goals SDGs Conference – a global preparatory meet in support of SDG7 at the 2018 High-Level Political Forum in Bangkok, Thailand.
Last year, Yesvi was given India’s Top 100 Young Leader’s Award 2017 by Indian Youth Forum. The 28-year-old founded a non-profit organization by the name of ‘The Inner Call – a forum for Evolution, Development and Awareness’ in 2009 which has been contributing in spheres of mental health, environment protection, women’s empowerment, youth activities and social research with the aim of promoting human values.
In 2011, the young social activist founded another non-profit organisation, Yasawi Foundation, dedicated to promoting research and aesthetic development in the world of Sufi heritage. Yasawi Foundation has been actively conducting Sufi workshops and research in mysticism. Affan Yesvi has received numerous applauds and recognition for his efforts in the past as well. He also serves as a consultant to various developmental agencies for their projects.
(Extracted from twocircles.net)