The Youth Empowerment Network (YEN) - The LEKGOTLA Way! is a youth development and empowerment related get together of the youth coaches, career advisors, youth mentors, youth educators, youth development practitioners, youth entrepreneurship development specialists, youth entrepreneurs, community development practitioners, government officials, buyers of youth development services and related fields organized by COMETSA Conferencing & Events Management on behalf of COMETSA PMS Lekgotla Networks, and COMETSA Friends & Supporters Club NPO. The facilitators apply the COMETSA LEKGOTLA Methodology in engaging with the participants. The outcome of the event is the insights into trends in youth development and empowerment programmes, new knowledge, and networking that the participants gain from attending.
08h00 - 09h00: Arrival, Registration, and Networking
09h00 - 10h00: Checking-In, Reflections on previous LEKGOTLA, and expectations
10h00 - 11h00: Main Lekgotla - Guest Presentation 1: Thriving for Excellence, Ms Salome Fenyane, Life Coach & Author of the Book, The Persistent Black Girl!
11h00 - 11h30: Tea/Coffee Break
11h30 - 12h30: Main Lekgotla - Guest Presentation 2: Unleash Who You Are and Live The Life You Were Designed To Live, Ms Khathutshelo Ravhura, Life Coach & Author of the Book, Expose Your Uniqueness!
12h30 - 13h30: Lunch Break
13h30 - 14h30: Main Lekgotla - Guest Presentation 3: Life Lessons & Reflections from the Boardroom, Dr Nomvuselelo Songelwa, Coach & Author of the Book, Life Lessons of a Cattle Herder!
14h30 - 15h30: Mini-LEKGOTLA - Reflections on the Guest Presentations.
15h30 - 16h30: Feedback Presentations, Resolutions, and Departure
16h30 - 17h30: OPTIONAL - Voluntary Networking (Reaching out to one another)