Mr. Kusalakumara Jayendra Fernando (RYC-Sri Lanka)
Kusala is a youth leader who engaged with lots of social work and youth development programs in the Youth Clubs Movement in Sri Lanka during last seven years. He was graduated from Northumbria University (UK) in 2010 and currently reading for the LLB Degree at Open University of Sri Lanka. Also he successfully completed all the stages of the Professional Qualification in Human Resources Management at Institute of Personnel Management of Sri Lanka.
As well as he completed Higher Diploma in International Relations at Bandaranaike Centre for International Studies in Sri Lanka. Kusala is a member of the national board of Sri Lanka Federation of Youth Clubs, and it is the largest voluntary Youth organization in Sri Lanka which is affiliated to National Youth Services Council of Sri Lanka. Also he is the present Deputy Secretary and former Chairman of the Gampaha District Federation of Youth Clubs in Sri Lanka. As well as recently he was appointed as the Minister of Sports affairs of Youth Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Over the years he engaged with social service activities such as Blood Donation Campaigns, Disease Prevention Programs, and Religious programs through youth clubs. Also he engaged with youth development programs such as youth leadership development programs, youth camps, youth personality development programs and skills development programs in Gampaha District. He was appointed as the Regional Youth Caucus Representative of Sri Lanka of the Commonwealth Youth Programme with effect from 09th November 2010.