Post Graduate student from Department of Sociology, Jamia Millia Islamia, Mohd Sajid Hussain, was selected recently for the prestigious Yes Bank Media for Social change programme, a report by Daud Arif.
YES FOUNDATION Media for Social Change Fellowship is an intensive, high impact 2-month programme to develop socially conscious youth leadership in association with ISDI-WPP School of Communication and supported by YES BANK.
As part of the Fellowship, 200 high potential youth from across the country were given training and placed with 50 leading NGOs in Mumbai, Delhi, and Bengaluru to support their communication efforts for social change.
Sajid told OT.COM that there is a need for the youth to address the prevailing social problems with newer tools and techniques.
As a part of the award upon completion of the program Sajid has received 10,000 Rupees and a certificate from Yes Foundation.