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03 Nov 17,
UK

Restless Development has welcomed the UK Labour Party’s inclusion of a youth representative on its new International Development Task Force.

10 Aug 17,
Around the world Nepal UK Zimbabwe

International Youth Day is this Saturday (12th August 2017) and it's a chance to celebrate #YouthPower around the world.

To mark the day young people and youth organisations will hold events and take action around the world, including a sports tournament, concert, and youth talks.

08 Dec 16,
UK

One of Youth Stop AIDS' key calls from its It Ain't Over campaign has been heeded as the International Development Committee have today annnounced an inquiry into the Department for International Development's (DFID, UK) work on HIV & AIDS.

18 Sep 16,
Around the world India International UK USA

In September 2016, the United Nations gathers for its 71st General Assembly, and Restless Development, along with young people we support, are attending to make the case for unleashing the potential of young people to change the world.

07 Sep 16,
International UK

MPs, Lords and government officials joined young people at the UK Parliament's House of Lords last night for an evening of speeches and discussion about the lead role young people are already playing to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals.

12 Aug 16,
UK

This International Youth Day (Friday 12th August), thousands of young people are taking to the streets, in over 40 countries worldwide, to call on their 1.8 billion peers to seize their moment in history and change the world.

24 Jun 16,
UK

At the end of the UK’s referendum campaign on membership of the European Union, Restless Development pays tribute to the work of young people’s participation in the democratic debate across the world.

27 May 16,
UK

Last night young people across the UK engaged in a passionate debate about the EU Referendum at a unique youth engagement engagement event hosted by Restless Development.

25 May 16,
UK

Almost 1,000 young people participated in the inaugural Restless Triathlon, a family day out providing a unique opportunity for young people to combine the fun of fundraising and sport.

12 Apr 16,
International UK

Yesterday, the Department For International Development (DFID) published its Youth Agenda - their plan for how young people will be put at the heart of development. Don’t mistake it for just another PDF on a website. This is a landmark moment for the young people around the world. And here’s why...

16 Mar 16,
International UK ZAMBIA

With the Zambian elections approaching on August 11th 2016, young Zambians encouraging each other to raise their voice were featured on the BBC's televised fundraising event Sport Relief on Friday 18th 2016.  

14 Mar 16,
UK

Youth Stop AIDS is a youth-led movement, powered by Restless Development, campaigning for a world without AIDS. They’ve just a whirlwind month, touring the UK and spreading the word about their Missing Medicine’s campaign. Tabby Ha, Youth Stop AIDS Campaign Coordinator, sums it all up below.

04 Mar 16,
International UK
23 Dec 15,
UK

Spotlight on Restless Development's involvement in action/2015. We joined the global movement action/2015, campaigning with you throughout the year for world leaders to make ambitious decisions to end poverty, inequality and climate change. Together we took action around key global moments to raise awareness of the new Global Goals, call for bold climate action and to show world leaders that now is the time for change.

04 Dec 15,
UK

Youth Stop AIDS marked World AIDS Day (Tues 1 Dec) in London by calling on the UK Government to get behind a new global agreement on the way we produce new medicines - a move that could improve the lives of millions of people that live with HIV & AIDS.

19 Nov 15,
UK

What has aid or development achieved? How will the new 'Global Goals for Sustainable Development' agreed at the United Nations in September 2015 make a difference? Does 'development' have a future at all? Restless Development put this debate to a panel of experts at our event: "Good, Bad, Sustainable? The Future of International Development"

14 Sep 15,
UK

Two young people have been selected to be part of the UK’s official delegation at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) for the first time, International Development Secretary Justine Greening announced today at the first Youth Summit held at the Department for International Development (DFID).

21 Jul 15,
International UK

From now until the 31st July, Member States are meeting at the UN in New York, to finalise the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
As part of the negotiations, there is a "Zero Draft" that details what States will be promising to act on. This is our response to the Zero Draft, and what we are pushing for in the final two weeks.

10 Jul 15,
UK

Campaigners are calling on UK Government not to ‘duck their responsibilities’ and help secure a better financial deal for millions of people living in poverty worldwide.

08 Jul 15,
International UK

Launching a new guide in partnership with The Pact, and supported by UNAIDS – Strategising with your youth constituency: learning from The PACT experience.

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