Highlights from our portfolio, (which includes pro bono support) of initiatives we’ve helped, events we’ve attended, awards we’ve judged, organisations we’ve supported and ‘Inquiries’ we’ve submitted evidence to.

 

Initiatives (supporting youth-led / social action campaigns)
• Queens Young Leaders, 2018 (mentoring)
• Step Up to Serve/#iwill Campaign for youth social action 2018 (campaigning/advising on youth voice)
• Votes at 16 Bill/s debates 2017/18 (briefings/research for this youth inspired campaign)
• All Party Parliamentary Group / Youth Commission on Votes at 16 (campaign)
• NCS Royal Charter Bill 2017 (lobbying for youthvoice/trustees)
• General Election 2017 (briefings/research voter turnout / policy /campaigning)
• National Citizen Service teams, Kent 2017, 2018 (Dragons Den Member)

Events / Conferences (speaker/workshop)
• Nottingham Trent University – workshop on youth democratic engagement 2018
• General Federation of Trade Unions – Youth Participation 2018
• Political Studies Association Annual Conference 2018
• International Citizens Service UN World Action Day, Newcastle 2017
• Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting, Uganda 2017
• Commonwealth Parliamentary Association debate, House of Lords 2017
• Democracy Week and Awards, 2018, Cabinet Office

Awards (Judge/Ambassador/Sponsor)
• Royal Commonwealth Society Queens Writing Competition, 2017 & 2018 (judging)
• British Citizens Awards / Youth Citizens Awards, 2017 & 2018 (judging/ ambassador)
• Medway Youth Council Awards 2018 (sponsor)
• Children Young People Now Awards, 2017 & 2018 (youth judging)

Organisations (advice and support)
• Talk Politics UK (Advisor 2017-18)
• Politics Youth (Advisor 2018)
• Young Citizens (Trustee 2018)
• 2-3 Degrees (supporter 2018)
• Shout Out UK (supporter 2017-18)
• Kent Youth Council (supporter 2017)
• Model Westminster Society (supporter 2017-18)
• Institute for the Future of Work (Advisor 2018)

Inquiries (evidence)
• Parliament – Lords Citizenship and Engagement Committee, 2017
• Government Office for Civil Society F/T Social Action Review, 2017
• Youth Select Committee Body Evidence, 2017
• Government, Office for Civil Society policy review/youthvoice 2018
• APPG Youth Affairs / National Youth Association Youth Work 2018