Approaching Youth Policy

Considerations for National Youth Policy Development

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POLICY DOCUMENT 1 of the Cross Reference: Policy Development Series. A set of crosscultural materials for youth development.

This document focuses on the development of national youth policies.



The National Context

The national context is primary in understanding the position of young people. The main structures, systems and institutions which constitute this national context are considered below. The first task, however, is to highlight certain issues which need to be kept in mind when considering that national picture.


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