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Youth Week 2017

Youth Week 2017

It's Youth Week 2017!

Our Youth Week 2017 theme is "Our voices count; count our voices".

Check out our awesome posters:

and our awesome gifs (which will be added to all throughout next week):

Youth Week 2017 will be held 26 May - 4 June 2017!

and Shakti Youth's amazing video:

We encourage you to:

  • utilise this theme as an opportunity to promote and celebrate youth voices in your community

  • share how your event/activity is going to create youth development opportunities

  • explore how the theme is relevant to this year and in particular our upcoming national election


A youth development opportunity refers to a place on or participation in a youth development programme for an identifiable participant.

The focus is on opportunities such as:

  • leadership: of self, of others, and/or influence
  • mentoring: for the participant or the participant mentoring others
  • volunteering