Children & Youth

Model Westminster as an organisation is a youth engagement and empowerment programme for British A Level and Undergraduate students with interest in politics. It is set up as a non-partisan, volunteer-run educational enterprise to represent a voice for young British people in various political debates and issues. On the 4th...
The Southampton Youth Forum provides a platform for young people (aged 13-25) to influence the city’s legislative agenda through campaigns that seek to shape both the direction of policy and its implementation to ensure that it works as efficiently as possible for youth.
Die Stadt Engen wollte die Wahlbeteiligung für den Jugendgemeinderat wieder steigern. Dazu wurde zusammen mit dem Jugendgemeinderat ein Strategie- und Planungsworkshop mit verschiedenen interaktiven Methoden veranstaltet. Die Teilnehmenden identifizierten die wichtigsten Faktoren um die Wahlbeteiligung zu erhöhen, erarbeiteten konkrete Maßnahmen und erstellten einen Zeitplan für die Umsetzung. Bei der Jugendgemeinderatswahl...
The Malawi Human Rights Youth Network is a secretariat for 68 youth organizations throughout the country. MHRYN mobilizes funding, coordinates, and builds the capacity of these member organizations to achieve “an environment where youth and children are empowered and participate in issues that affect them and are able to contribute...
“Jato Spazio Idee. Centro di coordinamento e di progettazione come spazio della democrazia e della legalità” è un progetto cofinanziato con risorse del Piano di Azione e Coesione (PAC), nell’ambito dell’Avviso pubblico “Giovani del no-profit per lo sviluppo del Mezzogiorno - Giovani per il sociale”, promosso dal Dipartimento della Gioventù...

Organization: Apathy is Boring

Apathy is Boring (AisB) is a national, non-partisan, charitable organization that was established in 2004 and based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Its mission is to use art and technology to educate youth about democracy. More specifically the organization seeks to increase youth voter turnout, increase youth engagement in their communities,...
The Global Shapers Community is “a network of Hubs developed and led by young people who are exceptional in their potential, their achievements and their drive to make a contribution to their communities” (Global Shapers World Economic Forum website). Since its inception, the GSTH has identified a number of themes...
Problems and Purpose The “ Repúblicas” (republics) of Coimbra are students’ community houses, whose history dates back to the origins of Portuguese university, in the XIV century. They are spaces of living and conviviality with a specific culture, generated by a centuries-long tradition. The republics are the most ancient and...
This case documents the use of the Facebook group “Mouvement du 20 Février - Maroc - حركة 20 فبراير” and the citizen-led online open access Mamfakinch by Moroccan activists to express grievances, discuss, share uncensored information and to organize a broad based movement within Morocco coordinated around February 20th 2011.
Housed as a semi-autonomous body within Justice and Reconciliation Project in northern Uganda, the Women’s Advocacy Network's mission is “to seek reintegration, reconciliation, and justice for war-affected women” (Justice and Reconciliation Project 2017).
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