To learn more about the facts and figures of youth participation in national parliaments globally, read this report from the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). Not into report reading? Check out this infographic of the same info condensed.
Explore the UN’s Youth 2030 Strategy through visiting this one-stop-shop knowledge portal. Here you can pick up valuable tools and resources for supporting Youth 2030 implementation as well as track global progress year-by-year.
Want to know more about youth policy in your country? These handy factsheets from YouthPolicy.org will help.
Read this literature review from the EU Commission and Council of Europe for an overview of youth political participation in Europe.
This paper provides a breakdown of the different jargon and info used to discuss youth political participation.
This policy paper on Quality Youth Participation and Inclusion in Institutions from the European Youth Forum (EYF) could help you lobby your local institution on youth inclusion.
This from the Office of the United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth (OSGEY) and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) will give you loads of info on how gender and representation intersect.
You could read this from First ASEAN Youth Development Index detailing youth development across the region (see Domain 4: Participation and Engagement).
The African Youth Leaders study is an international research project looking to develop a youth leadership movement and they’re always looking for people to get involved.
Want to stay across global efforts to allow young people to run for political office? Check out the here campaign.