if we want to achieve anything meaningful development, there is the need to harness the idealism of youth through co-management and “put youth at the heart of development

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if we want to achieve anything meaningful development, there is the need to harness the idealism of youth through co-management and “put youth at the heart of development Source: http://www.michaelboampong.com/happy-international-youth-day-it-is-time-to-reflect-on-the-international-year-of-youth/569/ All too soon the UN’s proclaimed International Year of Youth will be phased out. This will happen after the 12th of August 2011. For most youth development activists, I think the 12th of Augus...


Happy World Refugee Day: Rethink how Refugees are Treated

Posted June 20, 2011 no picture Michael Boampong

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20 June is the 10th International Refugee Day, marking 60 years of refugee protection under the Geneva Convention. Everyday thousands of people including vulnerable people like women and children flee their homes to find safety in another host community or country as refugees. Reflecting on this year’s World Refugee Day, I could say that 2011 could witness a forced migration surge following the tumultuous situations in the Arab world as people quest for human development and “freedom” fr...


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