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National Youth Policy

Ministry of Youth and Sports Country Resources Child and Youth General Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans, Service Standards Malawi August 2013 Policy document policy

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The Policy will seek to fulfil the following objectives:
a) Guide policy makers on issues relating to young people;
b) Mainstream youth development agenda in all national development
c) Provide guidance on minimum standards for the design of programmes for
d) Guide the adequate allocation and prudent use of resources (financial,
human, and material) to youth programmes;
e) Provide guidance for the protection of young people;
f) Advocate for the active participation of young people in the formulation of
legislation and policies affecting the youth at all levels;
g) Mainstream gender equity and equality in all youth programmes;
h) Provide guidelines for monitoring and evaluation of youth programmes
and ensuring youth are included as active participants; and
i) Provide for the establishment of multi-sectoral and multi-disciplinary
institutional framework for coordination and implementation of youth


National Youth Policy 2013
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