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Youth Zones for Shared Education

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Youth Zones for Shared Education  NIYF Today Launched its Vision for Youth Zones as part of the Stormont Executive’s Commitment to Shared Education. A Youth Zone is a state of the art youth centre, which includes facilities for sport; arts; leisure activity; …

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Promoting the Voice of Young People in Europe

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NIYF Director Chris Quinn was at the European Parliament in Brussels this week representing the views of young people from NI to decision makers at a European Level.   A delegation invited and facilitated by Martina Anderson MEP took part …

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Northern Ireland record poll for Youth Parliament

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This year’s Youth Parliament election has seen 11,344 young people aged 11 to 18 cast their vote across Northern Ireland, surpassing any previously established record and taking their opportunity to vote and decide who will represent them and campaign on …

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Anti-Age Discrimination laws discriminate against the young

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Anti-Age Discrimination laws discriminate against the young Proposed new legislation announced at Stormont today actively discriminates against under-16s, according to a leading youth organisation. Junior Ministers Jonathan Bell and Jennifer McCann today announced consultation on the long awaited ‘Goods Facilities …

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Participation of the Isles

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This weekend the NI Youth Forum is leading a 3 day ‘Participation seminar’ entitled ‘Participation of the Isles’. The event brings together 30 young people from across England, Scotland, Wales, Rep. of Ireland and N. Ireland. The Young people aged …

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