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NGODemocracy for Young People (UK Youth Parliament)

UK Youth Parliament, 8 Wakley Street, London EC1V 7QE

Telephone020 7843 6310
Background Information

The UK Youth Parliament, the working name of Democracy for Young People, is a charity seeking to engage children and young people in the political process, and to raise issues of concern to the age-group. Annual elections to the Parliament are held, with constituencies based upon local education authorities, open to all young people aged 11- 18. The organisation was launched at the House of Commons in 1999, and held its first sitting in February 2001. Charity no. 1084716. Source:

Year Created1999
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KeywordsChildren and young people; Politics and political ideologies.
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Last Edited ByJRM at 08/01/2008 18:58:17