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A world in which every young person is empowered to create social and political change.

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Our Parliament, Our Vision

Following the Government’s statement announcing its intention to host an early General Election, the British Youth Council has launched calls for each political party to address the concerns of young people.

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Read more +12 February 2020 By Rhammel Afflick in News, Press, Youth Select Committee

Knife crime epidemic fueled by cuts to vital services, Youth Select Committee concludes

On Wednesday 12th February, the Youth Select Committee launched its report investigating the knife crime ‘epidemic’ in the UK. The Committee has ruled cuts to important and arguably life-saving services for vulnerable young people have caused a rise in knife crime. The report, titled ‘Our Generation’s Epidemic: Knife Crime’ is being launched by members of

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Read more +31 January 2020 By Natalie Whitmore in Blogs

The journey with Youth Voice is life changing

Hear from the British Youth Voice Star awardee and volunteering champion, Jess Griffiths, on her life-changing journey through Youth Voice, her award and where the role has led her to now…. Hi, my name is Jess Griffiths and I won the British Youth Voice Star Award for personal development. Youth Voice has played a massive

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REPORT LAUNCH: KNIFE CRIME

The British Youth Council's Youth Select Committee are launching their report on Knife Crime on Wednesday 12th February 2020.

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UK Young Ambassadors have launched a national consultation on behalf of the EU Youth Dialogue.

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Liam Preston

Former Chair of the British Youth Council
“The British Youth Council radically changed my career and life path. I had no idea what I wanted to do. But by volunteering with the charity, and seeing how it shapes young people's lives I now know I want to have my own career doing something similar”.
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