INVOLVE 2021 update

We are super excited to share so much INVOLVE newsworthy goodness with you!

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Youth Week 2021: Theme reveal

We’ve got a theme for our 2021 Youth Week, which runs from 8 -16 May!

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Youth Policy Scorecard 2020

This scorecard rates party policies to provide a snapshot of how well the policies respond to the issues that young people have raised.

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Ara Taiohi (the peak body for youth development in Aotearoa), with the support of Dr Kate Prendergast, University of Canterbury is pleased to release a youth policy scorecard.

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Youth Week 2019 18th – 26th May

We Are More Than You See – He wai hōhonu a mātou (literally, we are deep waters, thus referring to unseen depths).

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Ara Taiohi message in regards to the tragedy in Christchurch

Jane shares her thoughts about the Christchurch tragedy.

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ComVoices blog: Youth sector following young people’s lead

Kirsten Le Harivel, our Digital Strategy Manager writes about how our data visualisation was designed to enhance the narrative of the work our members are doing across Aotearoa.

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Masters Thesis – Youth Participation in Non-Governmental Organisations in Aotearoa / New Zealand

Check out this Aotearoa youth participation in non-governmental organisations research from Jennifer Braithwaite at the University of Auckland.

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Youth Week 2021 poster design competition

We are looking for poster designs which are exciting, engaging and represent the theme of this year’s Youth Week: “We’re Stronger Together”!

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We are seeking a Kaitiaki Kaupapa Lead

Ara Taiohi is excited to announce this high impact role – Kaitiaki Kaupapa Lead. We need someone who is a mover, a shaker and a disruptor!

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Ara Taiohi Summer hours

The Ara Taiohi office will be closed midday on 23rd December – We will reopen at 9am on Monday 18th January 2021!
Best wishes for a safe and relaxing Summer break!

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Ākonga Youth Development Community Fund Open Tender Launched

The purpose of the Fund is to support community-based youth development programmes delivered outside of traditional education settings.

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