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Young Wales News
The National Assembly for Wales’ http://www.assembly.wales/en/bus-home/committees/Pages/Committee-Profile.aspx?cid=443">Children, Young People and Education Committee is holding an inquiry into the emotional well-being and mental health of children and young people.
To ensure young people's opinions and voices are heard, the Youth Advisory Panel has established a new Youth Advisory Council (YAC) for Into Film Cymru, a panel of passionate young people between 10 and 18 years-old.
The National Assembly for Wales recently held a consultation on creating a youth parliament for Wales.
The Environment Now is an exciting new opportunity from O2’s Think Big that will fund 17-24 years old with a grant of up to £10,000 to create their unique digital ideas to help the environment.
The Welsh Government recently undertook a consultation on the way care and support services, including children’s homes, are registered and inspected.
Less than a quarter of under 25s in Wales feel that their opinions are taken seriously. This information was revealed as part of an ongoing survey conducted by Meic. Meic is the national information, advice and advocacy helpline for children and young people in Wales.
The Cabinet Secretary for Local Government, Mark Drakeford AM, has released a consultation that proposes electoral reforms in local government, including lowering the voting age to 16.