The Active Participation of Children

Buff Bay Development Action Committee

Leadership Training Camp 2002

The Leadership Training Camp will make use of qualified personnel from the National Council on Drug Abuse (NCDA), HEART Vocational Training Centre - Buff Bay, College of Agriculture, Science & Education, Police, Ministry of Health to train thirty youngsters who have exhibited potential for leadership, respect for authority and willingness to serve. The objective of the camp is to enhance these good qualities and encourage or motivate them to be involved in the leadership of their communities, schools, home and church. The programme is initially a one-week residential camp that will be followed through to the formation of Community Action Development Committees (CODACs) in three high schools to curb the problem of violence and drug abuse as well as to assist the administration with the development of the school. The development of a junior arm will realize continuity and sustainability for BUBADAC.