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

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Young people must still be heard.

The country is currently facing unprecedented circumstances, however, it remains important that we continue to empower young people to create social and political change.

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Read more +14 July 2020 By Rhammel Afflick in News, Young Leaders Collective

New programme to empower young leaders in social action

The British Youth Council are launching a new programme which aims to empower young leaders in social action. The Young Leaders Collective will bring together young people from across the UK to learn how to deliver and lead others to carry out social action effectively. The group will also get the opportunity to connect with

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Read more +05 August 2020 By Nathan Randles in Blogs, Youth Steering Group

The significant role of young people in government decision making

Recently, the Department for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport and the British Youth Council launched Involved. Involved is a social media tool on Instagram that allows young people to become a part of the decision-making process. I have been lucky enough to witness the Involved’s journey from an idea to a fully functional tool for

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Young people aged 14-25 from England interested in joining the NHS England Youth Forum can now apply to join the group.

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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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