Policy & Practice

 

REPORTS

The Ghana Youth Data Gap: Implications for Accountability in the Post-2015 Framework

The Ghana Youth Data Gap

Implications for Accountability in the Post-2015 Framework.

This report investigates the availability and quality of data on young people in Ghana, to be used for the development of youth policies. It was released in May 2015 in partnership with Youth Empowerment Synergy (YES-Ghana) following an audit of key Ghanaian institutions. The report includes recommendations for effective monitoring and accountability of the Sustainable Development Goals.

PARTNERS FOR CHANGE: YOUNG PEOPLE AND GOVERNANCE IN A POST-2015 WORLD

PARTNERS FOR CHANGE: YOUNG PEOPLE
AND GOVERNANCE IN A POST-2015 WORLD

Released in September 2014 in partnership with the Overseas Development Institute and Plan UK. This report demonstrates how youth participation, at all levels of decision making, builds good governance structures. It explores the opportunities and the barriers that exist for young people engaging in governance processes and supports a standalone on goal on governance in the post-2015 development agenda, with the role of young people clearly defined as part of this goal.

youth voices on a post-2015 world

YOUTH VOICES ON A POST-2015 WORLD

Youth Voices on a Post-2015 World is the result of youth consultations that were run in 12 countries globally to understand young people’s views on what should come after the Millennium Development Goals.

 

 

Shaping the post-2015 conversation

DISSEMINATION GUIDE:
YOUTH VOICES ON A POST-2015 WORLD

A guide on sharing Youth Voice to shape the world we want: A dissemination guide on how youth and youth organisations can use ‘Youth Voices on Post-2015’ in policy influencing and advocacy around Post-2015.

 

TOOLKITS

Power, rights and participation

Power, Rights and Participation 

A practical guide to power, rights and participation in the context of the post-2015 process. The aim is for strengthened advocacy skills particularly in relation to governance in the post-2015 context. Young people will be empowered to influence the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals at their national level in the years to come. Released by ActionAid, British Youth Council, Plan UK and Restless Development, March 2015.

 

Global Agreements, Grassroots Advocacy: Youth and Governance in a Post-2015 world

Global Agreements, Grassroots Advocacy:
Youth and Governance in a Post-2015 world

Created by Restless Development and Plan UK, this toolkit explains why and how young people can be involved in governance and accountability processes and supports young people to build an advocacy plan so that they can influence the post-2015 development process. It has been created to be used in conjunction with a report by Overseas Development Institute, Restless Development and Plan UK called ‘Partners for Change. Youth and Governance in a Post-2015 World’ (September 2014).

Act! 2015 Advocacy Strategy toolkit

Act!2015 Advocacy Strategy toolkit

In collaboration with UNAIDS, Restless Development is developing a range of resources to support youth-led organisations and young advocates take action as part of the ACT!2015 initiative. We have launched this Advocacy Toolkit to support youth-led organisations to design their own national-level advocacy strategy, to influence national delegations engaged in the inter-governmental phase of Post 2015.

 

Youth participation in development

Youth Participation in Development

A guide to assist donor agencies (multilateral and bilateral) and policy advisors in a range of organisations working with and for youth, providing information on how to work with youth at a practical operational level in respect of policy and programming.

 

 

Youth consultations for a post-2015 framework

Post MDG Youth Consultation Toolkit

Toolkit designed to facilitate conversations with young people around the world on the subject of the Post-2015 development framework.

 

 

Advocacy for Action Toolkit

EVALUATIONS

MTV Staying Alive Foundation Training report

Restless Development & Staying Alive Foundation
Capacity Building Programme

 

 

 

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