Young People at the Centre: Participation and Social Change
Jane Foster, Kumi Naidoo
Commonwealth Secretariat, 2001 - Social Science - 123 pages
"Youth participation" is a popular buzzword in today's development lexicon. But when is it a practical instrument of development, and when is it mere window-dressing? What does it mean in today's rapidly changing societies - participation in change itself?
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