About Youth Participation

A workshop on youth participation was held during a Conference organized by The International Association for Adolescent Health in Washington, March 2000.

This workshop mainly tries to show the benefits of youth participation for youth and for the community, and how to do it.

The benefits of Youth participation for Youth

Benefits of Youth participation for the Community

The following notes are additions to participants lists created in the workshop.

Outreach and Recruitment

Communication & Role Clarity

Nitty Gritty

Developing Sustainability

Barriers and Sustainability

Summary by Sarah Brandon, Youth net, Ottawa.