Young Wales is planning a celebratory event on Tuesday 6th March, 6pm – 8pm at the National Museum for Wales, Cathays Park, Cardiff.
Young Wales News
The Wales Audit Office is conducting a study on behalf of the Auditor General for Wales on the well-being of young people.
The Welsh Government wants to get moreyounger people to take the bus, and has come up with plans to offer the MyTravelPass discount scheme to 16-18 year olds in Wales.
Minister for Children, Huw Irranca-Davies re-affirms Welsh Government commitment to equal legal protection for children
Children in Wales welcomes the news that the Minister for Children and Social Care, Huw Irranca-Davies has re-affirmed the Welsh Government’s plans to introduce legislation to remove the defence of reasonable punishment.
Previously the National Assembly for Wales asked young people in Wales to give their views on a youth parliament for Wales.
The National Assembly has now announced the results.
The new youth parliament will be called The Welsh Youth Parliament. Its first elections will be in December 2018.
On 10 November 2017, members of the Youth Parliament sat in the Commons chamber to debate the issues that they had decided were priorities.
The Young Reporters for the Environment (YRE) is an international competition which offers budding journalists, aged between 11-21 the opportunity to investigate environmental issues and problems and propose solutions through investigative reporting, photographic or video/film journalism.
UK Youth Parliament provides opportunities for 11-18 year olds to use their elected voice to bring about social change through meaningful representation and campaigning: