Youth is any person between the age of 15-30 years regardless of gender. They are the foundation and backbone of any nation. They play a vital role in the building of a nation or society. They are the ones who can work towards the development and betterment of the community and plays a key role in the country’s progress.
They are like lead characters of a movie because they are young full of energy, education with rationality as their ultimate belief. Young people are often considered to represent the future as they bring new ideas to add to the pool of knowledge. They play an essential role in adapting and even reshaping social norms. From a sociological perspective, we can look at youth from several viewpoints.
They can bring enthusiasm and vitality which can lend new discoveries and development that can benefit society. A world full of creative challenges and opportunities conquers them. Nowadays, youth are taking up different roles and responsibilities. They also have varied interests. They hope for a world free of hardships, inequality and exploitation of man by man.
A world is free of discrimination on the grounds of race, colour, languages and gender. The youth of today are at their greater advantages because they are born in a great age of technology. The world full of knowledge and Entertainment is right at their fingertips. They are expected to protect their culture and traditions while embracing the changes in society.
The growth of the country in social, political and economic mostly depends on youth only. It is they who decide the future and design how the society and country are shaped. Many young people are influenced by prominent media and sports celebrities, they can actually inspire youngsters. Some celebrities came from privileged background teaches young people the importance of determination of perseverance.
Youth has played down itself in the field of politics. They want to become an enthusiastic entrepreneur rather than a mere worker. Youngsters participation is important because youth are the country’s power. They help and educate children about their rights. Their roles start in their education and adaptation of responsibilities of their environment for the upgrading of humanity.
Submitted by Saweera Sabir, Date 31 January 2021.