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12:59 07/09/2010
Young people in Mozambique

Helping young people to get involved in development

VSO and Youth is a policy position paper which sets out how and why we are supporting young people. It looks at how VSO is helping young people living in poverty to access essential services like education and health, and to get employment.

More importantly the paper looks at how young people can… Read more »

12:59 07/09/2010
Nine is Mine campaigners

The power of children’s voices in advocacy

Steve Lewis was recently visiting the VSO programme in India. For this week’s blog we have invited one or our partners, Vedika Jiandani,  from the national volunteering programme in India to write for us.

I work for Swechha, which is a youth-run and youth-focused organisation that provides a platform for people to ‘be the… Read more »

12:59 07/09/2010
Youth club members at the open meeting event in Bangladesh

Youth raising their voices with Members of Parliament

Climate change affects all members of society in Bangladesh and VSO works with youth clubs in Bangladesh to find ways to combat the effects climate change.

In January we organised an open sharing event which involved four youth club members from Khagrachari presenting case studies to Members of Parliament from All… Read more »

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Helping young people to get involved in development

VSO and Youth is a policy position paper which sets out how and why we are supporting young people. It looks at how VSO is helping young people living in poverty to access essential services like education and health, and to get employment.

More importantly the paper looks at how young people can… Read more »