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BYC and leading youth organisations call for statutory sex education in all party manifestos

The British Youth Council and UK Youth Parliament today announced that they have joined the Sex Education Forum's campaign - 'SRE - It's My Right'.

Youth Worker Awards: And the winner is….

National Youth Agency announce the winners of the Youth Worker Awards.

Give an Hour 2014

Over 20 Members of Parliament have already committed to visiting a youth project within their constituency for our annual campaign, as part of Youth Work Week 2014.

BYC invites you to attend launch of Youth Select Committee report in to Votes at 16

The British Youth Council is proud to be able to invite you to the celebration launch of the 2014 Youth Select Committee's report into lowering the voting age.

BYC joins Creative Collisions 2014: Uniting For Young People

The British Youth Council are joining the Creative Collisions movement for the first time this year; a partnership of 10 organisations across the youth sector bringing you a conference on Thursday 6th November 2014 at the Copper Box (in the Olympic P…

BYC joins 28 organisations in writing to William Hague MP calling for citizen-led Constitutional Convention

The British Youth Council got together with 27 other civil society organisations, academics and democracy experts to call for a UK-wide, citizen-led Constitutional Convention empowered to answer questions about the future shape of the UK.

Takeover Day 2014: Involving young people in their health services

Takeover Day is organised by the office of the Children’s Commissioner and it takes place on Friday 21st November 2014.

Charities' ability to protect children's rights under threat

On Monday 27 October, the House of Lords will debate proposals to reform judicial review in the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill.

Save the Children on Iraq: Host communities pushed to breaking point

Families who fled the bloodshed in Iraq are sleeping on roofs, in schools and abandoned buildings as the number urgently needing shelter in the Kurdish Region of Iraq nears 400,000.

Launch of NCVYS’s Action Squad Academy

The National Council for Voluntary Youth Services (NCVYS) are proud to announce the official launch of their brand new Action Squad Academy website.

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British Youth CouncilChildren's Rights Alliance for EnglandKIDSNational Council for Voluntary Youth ServicesNational Youth AgencyNCB