A National Committee will be made up of representatives of Odisha government offices that have close links with development and youth issues. The IYC India and UNESCO Association Odisha will also participate in this committee. The National Committee will be responsible for providing the necessary technical, material and financial support to ensure the efficient running of the SOUTH ASIAN YOUTH SUMMIT 2017.
South Asian Youth Summit 2017 will also have a General Secretariat, responsible for the organization and coordination of activities related to: planning, follow-up, program design, national and international inter-institutional links, mobilization of resources and dissemination and communication. The General Secretariat will be led by the UNESCO Association Odisha.