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PYL Youth Board Profile – Serena

Name: Serena Mukhi Age: 18 Studying Politics and Economics at LSE Why did you want to join the PYL Youth Board? I wanted to join the PYL youth board as I see it as an incredible opportunity to further empower young people through the youth-led engagement and...

Asset Based Thinking

On a cold blistery December day in Central London, a small group of like-minded professions are plotting away at the cure for our country’s obsession with the needy people to whom we must give, in order to make ourselves feel better about our own privileged positions...

LGA: Give NCS cash to councils to fund year-round youth work

Updated paper from the Network of Regional Youth Work Units   LGA: Give NCS cash to councils to fund year-round youth work    This call is far from surprising and we welcome the pragmatic approach of the LGA as part of their Brighter Futures campaign.  It’s a...

Last day of term brings progress on the European Social Fund

As MPs packed their bags for recess, the last day of Parliament brought some big news for the employment support sector. In amongst the twenty one written ministerial statements bundled out of the door before the end of term, two offered details on the European Social...

Policy Networks resources

28th September London Policy Network presentations/links:

  • “A Space of Our Own” – The role and value of youth organisations in strengthening communities – Laura Fisher and Gill Goodby, London Youth
  • Social Power Report – Sue Tibballs, CEO, Sheila McKechnie Foundation

For other links/resources from our other speakers click here.

13th July London Policy Network presentations:

8th June London Policy Network Presentations:

2nd March London Policy Network presentations and resources:

Policy update archive

Partnership for Young London’s members’ weekly policy update goes out weekly on a Friday, providing an overview of the week’s policy news for London’s youth sector. The weekly update is a members only resource,  but we also have a monthly update which is free for anybody to sign up to. Please click here sign up for our monthly.

Both the weekly and the monthly summarise:

  • Our week
  • News
  • Training & Events
  • Opportunities for practitioners
  • Opportunities for young people
  • Funding
  • Publications
  • Resources

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