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The St. Augustine Record
Florida wasting God's gift of energyFlorida’s wasting God’s gift of energy Editor: On May 15, dozens of residents,
Florida wasting God's gift of energy
The St. Augustine Record / Posted yesterday
Florida’s wasting God’s gift of energy Editor: On May 15, dozens of residents, led by the Environmental Youth Council, marched through downtown St. Augustine with their banners, protesting the use of fossil fuels and encouraging the transition to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drug Agency to Commemorate Drug Daythat necessary steps are taken to involve all and sundry in the crusade. Lamin
Drug Agency to Commemorate Drug Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
that necessary steps are taken to involve all and sundry in the crusade. Lamin Darbo, executive director of National Youth Council, said the commemoration will serve as a platform to educate and inform the public on the menace of illicit drug... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Key program helps Leticia find her feetAftercare program. Currently she holds down four jobs and three volunteer posi
Key program helps Leticia find her feet
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Aftercare program. Currently she holds down four jobs and three volunteer positions, including chairperson of Dubbo City Youth Council and youth ambassador with AbSec, the peak NSW Aboriginal body providing child protection and out-of-home care... Read more
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OJornal News
PHS awards $14,000 in scholarshipstennis, the mock trial, and drama. She has also been very involved with the lif
PHS awards $14,000 in scholarships
OJornal News / Posted 2 days ago
tennis, the mock trial, and drama. She has also been very involved with the life of her parish, participating in the youth council and the Holy Spirit Society. She has served as a CCD teacher and helped at a soup kitchen. She has also worked... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trouble in the Comelecthe Commission on Elections must prepare for another vote in October, this time
Trouble in the Comelec
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
the Commission on Elections must prepare for another vote in October, this time for barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan or youth council positions, with thousands of seats at stake. Barangay and SK officials represent the government at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Armed Ijaw Youths Invade Radio Station in Yenagoa, Injure Manythe premises of a radio station owned by Senator Ben Murray-Bruce on Thursday i
Armed Ijaw Youths Invade Radio Station in Yenagoa, Injure Many
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the premises of a radio station owned by Senator Ben Murray-Bruce on Thursday in Bayelsa after the leadership of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide, invaded the station in an attempt to halt a live programme. THISDAY gathered that the attack... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Peer support alliance can be a safe place for Santa Fe's queer teenswhere people understand that and have similar experiences to yours.” Morris-Wr
Peer support alliance can be a safe place for Santa Fe's queer teens
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
where people understand that and have similar experiences to yours.” Morris-Wright was invited to become a member of the youth council at the alliance after attending an overnight camp. Youth support from their peers in the LGBTQ community is the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nomination period still open for youth representativesFriday, 24 June 2016, 4:02 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District CouncilT
Nomination period still open for youth representatives
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Friday, 24 June 2016, 4:02 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District CouncilThe nomination period for the Youth Voice representatives has... Read more
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Rappler
All Comelec commissioners hit Chairman Bautistaissue brought up by the 6 Comelec commissioners involves the upcoming barangay
All Comelec commissioners hit Chairman Bautista
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
issue brought up by the 6 Comelec commissioners involves the upcoming barangay (village) and Sangguniang Kabataan (Youth Council) elections. They criticized Bautista for saying in the media that the barangay and SK elections should be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drop Threat to Bomb Abia, Ohanaeze Youths Tell NDAOhanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council, OYC, has warned Niger Delta Avengers against thr
Drop Threat to Bomb Abia, Ohanaeze Youths Tell NDA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council, OYC, has warned Niger Delta Avengers against threat to bomb Abia State, saying that there is no IPOB/MASSOB member being detained in the State as alleged by the Avengers. They called on the Avengers to embrace dialogue... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Future Creators urged to break out of their comfort zonesMcCann, a 17-year-old digital entrepreneur, who set up a company called Kid Tec
Future Creators urged to break out of their comfort zones
techcentral.ie / Posted 3 days ago
McCann, a 17-year-old digital entrepreneur, who set up a company called Kid Tech in 2013, established the first Digital Youth Council in Europe in 2014 and is co-founder and editor-in-chief of an online news Trendsterpress, urged young people to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ruapehu Youth Council Recognised by MinistryThursday, 23 June 2016, 4:56 pmPress Release: Raupehu District Council Waimarin
Ruapehu Youth Council Recognised by Ministry
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Thursday, 23 June 2016, 4:56 pmPress Release: Raupehu District Council Waimarino-Waiouru Youth Ambassador OpportunitiesThe Ruapehu Youth Council (RYC) continues... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Searing heat cancels youth sports and St. Louisans seeking reliefjerseys for white t-shirts and stop play for plenty of water breaks in an effor
Searing heat cancels youth sports and St. Louisans seeking relief
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
jerseys for white t-shirts and stop play for plenty of water breaks in an effort to stay cool. Meanwhile, the Catholic Youth Council South County District cancelled several of its games due to the high temperatures. It’s their policy to do so... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Nigeria: Security forces kill oil militants, separatistsstrike oil installations and killed or wounded an unknown number, army spokesma
Nigeria: Security forces kill oil militants, separatists
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
strike oil installations and killed or wounded an unknown number, army spokesman Col. Sani Kukasheka Usman said. The Ijaw Youth Council, a community group, accused soldiers of firing Saturday night on a speedboat trying to evacuate civilians... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Competition launched to find Nanaimo's first youth poet laureateto youth and a chance to showcase their ability. A selection committee, which
Competition launched to find Nanaimo's first youth poet laureate
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
to youth and a chance to showcase their ability. A selection committee, which includes representatives from the youth council, will recommend the second poet laureate and inaugural youth poet laureate to Nanaimo city council later this... Read more
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BC Local News
Competition launched to find Nanaimo's first youth poet laureateto youth and a chance to showcase their ability. A selection committee, which
Competition launched to find Nanaimo's first youth poet laureate
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
to youth and a chance to showcase their ability. A selection committee, which includes representatives from the youth council, will recommend the second poet laureate and inaugural youth poet laureate to Nanaimo city council later this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Young Folks Rally Behind Harambeeyouth in Namibia, as stipulated in the Harambee Prosperity Plan (HPP), a number
Young Folks Rally Behind Harambee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
youth in Namibia, as stipulated in the Harambee Prosperity Plan (HPP), a number of youth, in partnership with the National Youth Council, have formed a new organisation, the Harambee Youth Alliance (HYA). Speaking at the consultative meeting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sensitization of Stakeholders in High Gear Around EAC Partner Statesthe EALA Chapter led by the Chairperson, Hon Patricia Hajabakiga, addressed ove
Sensitization of Stakeholders in High Gear Around EAC Partner States
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the EALA Chapter led by the Chairperson, Hon Patricia Hajabakiga, addressed over 1000 representatives of the National Youth Council in Huye, Southern Province at the weekend. A number of issues were raised at the outreach programme including... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Panel at Barrow meeting give reasons for Furness public to Vote RemainPeter Barton, the chief executive of Ulverston-based lighting firm Forge Europa
Panel at Barrow meeting give reasons for Furness public to Vote Remain
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Peter Barton, the chief executive of Ulverston-based lighting firm Forge Europa, 16-year-old Bethany Thornton, from Furness Youth Council, and Gail Bundy, regional officer for Unite. Mr Barton, who told the audience one of his largest customers is... Read more
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The Sault Star
Sault Métis youth leader heard by Senatethe faces of the Métis community in the Sault, was no where to be seen. Case, a
Sault Métis youth leader heard by Senate
The Sault Star / Posted 5 days ago
the faces of the Métis community in the Sault, was no where to be seen. Case, also president of the Métis Nation of Ontario Youth Council (MNOYC), was busy in Ottawa, where he addressed the Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples Tuesday... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Solve it for real:' Inuit youth push for change on National Aboriginal Daydomestic and sexual abuse, and suicide.Support culture and language When Maata
'Solve it for real:' Inuit youth push for change on National Aboriginal Day
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
domestic and sexual abuse, and suicide.Support culture and language When Maatalii Okalik, president of the National Inuit Youth Council, made her presentation, she spoke on behalf of Inuit from across Canada. She said Inuit youth have key... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Botswana Youth Commemorate June 16African countries in celebrating the day for the African Child. The commemorati
Botswana Youth Commemorate June 16
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
African countries in celebrating the day for the African Child. The commemorations were organised by Botswana National Youth Council. Speaking at the occasion in Gaborone on June 16, Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and International... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
NDP 2016 exco blends military knowledge with civilian professional experience(Photo: MINDEF) This required him to interact with different stakeholders like
NDP 2016 exco blends military knowledge with civilian professional experience
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
(Photo: MINDEF) This required him to interact with different stakeholders like the Ministry of Education, the National Youth Council, and renowned Singapore artist Sun Yu-Li to bring together their expertise and resources to come up with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tribalism Dominates Agenda 2017because the Masubia are allegedly aligned to founding President Sam Nujoma. It
Tribalism Dominates Agenda 2017
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
because the Masubia are allegedly aligned to founding President Sam Nujoma. It also became apparent that National Youth Council executive chairman and Swapo Party Youth League central committee member Mandela Kapere will assist in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Names Team to Review Mak Fees Policyis represented by the commissioner for planning in the Education ministry, Ms E
Government Names Team to Review Mak Fees Policy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
is represented by the commissioner for planning in the Education ministry, Ms Elizabeth Gabona, National Youth Council chairperson Lillian Aber and State House's head of education desk Faith Katana. The students will be... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Juneteenth celebrates diversity in Norwich communitiesthe kids, and especially this year with the debate team,” Owens said.Another fe
Juneteenth celebrates diversity in Norwich communities
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
the kids, and especially this year with the debate team,” Owens said.Another feature was the branch’s Robertsine Duncan Youth Council tent, which paid tribute to the young people who “advance the economic, education, social and political status... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Military Invasion of Ijaw Communities Threatens FG, Militants Dialogue'Tortor and Atani Yawuru on the basis that they are suspected pipeline vandals.
'Military Invasion of Ijaw Communities Threatens FG, Militants Dialogue'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Tortor and Atani Yawuru on the basis that they are suspected pipeline vandals. The Ijaw youths under the aegis of Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), worldwide, yesterday faulted the invasion and expressed doubt about the sincerity of the federal... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
New Rochelle Nonprofit Honors 3, Awards Scholarships At LuncheonCouncil of Community Services through "extraordinary volunteer work for various
New Rochelle Nonprofit Honors 3, Awards Scholarships At Luncheon
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 9 days ago
Council of Community Services through "extraordinary volunteer work for various New Rochelle entities, including the Youth Council and the Boys and Girls Club of New Rochelle," according to the nonprofit group. The NRCCS, which this year is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
800 Young Leaders in Civic EducationThe National Youth Council (NYC), in partnership with the Ministry of Youth and
800 Young Leaders in Civic Education
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The National Youth Council (NYC), in partnership with the Ministry of Youth and ICT (MYICT), other partners, have organised a national civic training and education (Itorero) for the youth leaders elected in the February local government... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Sooke Rotary launches club for youthRotary. Johnston said the Rotary has looked at a way to get youth more involve
Sooke Rotary launches club for youth
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
Rotary. Johnston said the Rotary has looked at a way to get youth more involved, similarly to initiatives like the Sooke Youth Council, the leadership class at Edward Milne Community School and Sookies for Change. “There’s been a number of... Read more
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Spalding Today
LINCOLNSHIRE FA: Football Futures has broadened my horizonsand I had the vision of becoming a PE teacher. “Last year I was chosen to be E
LINCOLNSHIRE FA: Football Futures has broadened my horizons
Spalding Today / Posted 10 days ago
and I had the vision of becoming a PE teacher. “Last year I was chosen to be East Midlands regional officer of the FA Youth Council and I was also selected as one of four young ambassadors who went to Rwanda as part of the FA Changing Lives... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Market Women, Youths Shut Down Calabar, Seek EIA Approval for Superhighwayvehicular traffic to a standstill in some parts of the Calabar metropolis for o
Market Women, Youths Shut Down Calabar, Seek EIA Approval for Superhighway
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
vehicular traffic to a standstill in some parts of the Calabar metropolis for over two hours. The President National Youth Council of Nigeria, Cross River State council, Ndiyo Ndiyo, who was visibly angry at what he described as unfair... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government to Ring-fence Some Jobs for Youthcommenters vilified it as "a pain-killer", which will not eliminate the skills
Government to Ring-fence Some Jobs for Youth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
commenters vilified it as "a pain-killer", which will not eliminate the skills gap. Daily Monitor understands that the new youth council, chaired by Ms Lilian Abel, is expected to convene in less than two months' time to discuss the nitty-gritties... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
$65k for 200 youth development opportunitiesare at the forefront of ensuring that young people have an active voice in loca
$65k for 200 youth development opportunities
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
are at the forefront of ensuring that young people have an active voice in local decision-making, and many support local youth councils to develop and implement local initiatives for their peers.“The youth councils from Huranui, Invercargill,... Read more
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The Columbian
Spotlight on Youthfor Washington in the 2016 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. Bao is presid
Spotlight on Youth
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
for Washington in the 2016 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. Bao is president of the Southwest Washington Red Cross Youth Council, for which she has raised $15,000, sponsored blood drives and taught first aid classes. She joined her school’s... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
The right to be non-binarychoice, Perriguey said. Foster Noone, 19, a student at Tulane University in Ne
The right to be non-binary
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
choice, Perriguey said. Foster Noone, 19, a student at Tulane University in New Orleans and a member of the national youth council for the Transgender Law Center, said the ruling was heartening news for young non-binary people. Gender is... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: June 14, 2016to the Head Start Policy Council. LaFont was absent. Action: Appointed Cayley
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: June 14, 2016
The Houma Courier / Posted 12 days ago
to the Head Start Policy Council. LaFont was absent. Action: Appointed Cayley Varnado to the Lafourche Parish Youth Council Board. LaFont was absent. Action: Appointed Dionne Austin as commissioner of the Hospital Service District No.... Read more
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The Daily Comet
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: June 14, 2016to the Head Start Policy Council. LaFont was absent. Action: Appointed Cayley
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: June 14, 2016
The Daily Comet / Posted 12 days ago
to the Head Start Policy Council. LaFont was absent. Action: Appointed Cayley Varnado to the Lafourche Parish Youth Council Board. LaFont was absent. Action: Appointed Dionne Austin as commissioner of the Hospital Service District No.... Read more
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The Border Mail
Teenagers keen to tackle the big issuesAlbury Youth Council set to tackle sexual health and unemployment LEADERSHIP:
Teenagers keen to tackle the big issues
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Albury Youth Council set to tackle sexual health and unemployment LEADERSHIP: Katelyn Byrns, 17, has been elected the mayor of the Albury Youth Council, which she says will spend the year aiming to address several issues including youth unemployment... Read more
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The Seattle Times
For first time, Oregon court allows person to legally choose neither sexchoice, Perriguey said. Foster Noone, 19, a student at Tulane University in Ne
For first time, Oregon court allows person to legally choose neither sex
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
choice, Perriguey said. Foster Noone, 19, a student at Tulane University in New Orleans and a member of the national youth council for the Transgender Law Center, said the ruling was heartening news for young nonbinary people. Gender is... Read more
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The News & Observer
Oregon court allows a person to choose neither sexchoice, Perriguey said. Foster Noone, 19, a student at Tulane University in Ne
Oregon court allows a person to choose neither sex
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
choice, Perriguey said. Foster Noone, 19, a student at Tulane University in New Orleans and a member of the national youth council for the Transgender Law Center, said the ruling was heartening news for young nonbinary people. Gender is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Yet Again, Militants Blow Up Agip Facility, Want Global Embargo On Nigerian Oilof pipeline attacks by the militants. In a related development, the umbrella b
Yet Again, Militants Blow Up Agip Facility, Want Global Embargo On Nigerian Oil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
of pipeline attacks by the militants. In a related development, the umbrella body of youths of Ijaw descent, the Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide, yesterday accused the federal government of engaging the wrong set of people in negotiations to end... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ultimate frisbee in Singapore on the upsign that this sport is growing well," said Mr Ang. The local scene, however,
Ultimate frisbee in Singapore on the up
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
sign that this sport is growing well," said Mr Ang. The local scene, however, is not in the endzone just yet. The National Youth Council may be giving the teams some financial support for this trip, but players usually have to pay out of their own... Read more
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The Chronicle
First Washington Duke Scholars prepare to join Class of 2020with several non-profit organizations and food banks, including the YMCA, Feder
First Washington Duke Scholars prepare to join Class of 2020
The Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
with several non-profit organizations and food banks, including the YMCA, Federal Emergency Management Agency’s national youth council and Leahi Hospital, a nursing home that helps patients receive quality medical care. In addition, she is the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Niger Delta Avengers Want to Sell Oil Directly to Countries, Bomb Bayelsa Pipelineto resolve the crisis in the state. On the Avengers' frequent bombing and refu
Niger Delta Avengers Want to Sell Oil Directly to Countries, Bomb Bayelsa Pipeline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
to resolve the crisis in the state. On the Avengers' frequent bombing and refusal to dialogue with government, the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), the umbrella body of Ijaw youths worldwide, called on government to engage credible leaders from the... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Black Agenda Cincinnati Movement to improve quality of life in black communitymovement.” People voiced their concerns and solutions during workshops. Jayre
Black Agenda Cincinnati Movement to improve quality of life in black community
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 15 days ago
movement.” People voiced their concerns and solutions during workshops. Jayren Andrews, 17, president of the Avondale Youth Council, wants to see young men like himself stand up against violence in Avondale. “You have to be the difference you... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pipeline Attacks - Ijaw Youths Give Condition for CeasefireBy Egufe Yafugborhi and Perez Brisibe IJAW youths under the platform of Ijaw Y
Pipeline Attacks - Ijaw Youths Give Condition for Ceasefire
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
By Egufe Yafugborhi and Perez Brisibe IJAW youths under the platform of Ijaw Youth Council, IYC has said the opening of the Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State for academic activities is the first condition for a roundtable discussion with... Read more
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walesonline
This is what it's like to be transgender in the words of Alex Jones, 18Coleg Gwent. He later hopes to study paramedic science at university. Alex wi
This is what it's like to be transgender in the words of Alex Jones, 18
walesonline / Posted 15 days ago
Coleg Gwent. He later hopes to study paramedic science at university. Alex with artist Nathan Wyburn and the Pride Cymru youth council and staff at Pride Cymru in 2015 This is how he's now helping others Alex is an active campaigner for lesbian,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Grand ideas for a bigger tourist cityto spark their thoughts about planning ideas for their term. The most popular
Grand ideas for a bigger tourist city
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
to spark their thoughts about planning ideas for their term. The most popular idea, with 69 likes, came from Wangaratta Youth Council member Darby Fullerton. “Structural integrity for the majority of the streets and buildings within the CBD and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Saberkas Bubur Lambuk roadshow kicks off todaybe one of the event’s partners, together with several government agencies and d
Saberkas Bubur Lambuk roadshow kicks off today
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
be one of the event’s partners, together with several government agencies and departments. The new partner is Malaysian Youth Council. “In previous years, we saw the participation of students, especially from colleges as volunteers and more... Read more
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