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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 +16 December 2019 By Rhammel Afflick in News, Press, UK Youth Parliament

UK Youth Parliament to campaign on knife crime and climate change

UK Youth Parliament have chosen to focus on the climate emergency and knife crime in 2020. The new campaigns have been declared following the UK Youth Parliament’s debate within the House of Commons chamber on Friday 8th November 2019. Climate change was declared a top concern in the UK Youth Parliament’s Make Your Mark ballot

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Read more +13 January 2020 By Tom Matthew in Blogs, UK Young Ambassadors

Representing young people in Amiens, France

In November Lucia and I travelled to Amiens in France to represent the British Youth Council at the Council of Members Extraordinary Meeting (COMEM). It was an opportunity to come together with all the members of the European Youth Forum to discuss policy and campaigns. On Thursday evening, Lucia went to the announcement of the

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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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