Advancing Positive Youth Development Through Advocacy and Policy

Webinar participants will have the opportunity to learn how they can directly impact youth through advocacy and policy efforts that advance positive youth development. The Forum for Youth Investment is a nonprofit, nonpartisan "action tank" dedicated to helping communities and the nation make sure all young people are Ready by 21: ready for college, work, and life. Informed by rigorous research and practical experience, the Forum forges innovative ideas, strategies, and partners to strengthen solutions for young people and those who care about them. A trusted resource for policy makers, advocates, researchers, and program professionals, the Forum provides youth and adult leaders with the information, connections, and tools they need to create greater opportunities and outcomes for young people.

Web-based training produced by the CYFERnet Evaluation Team, January 2011

Author(s), Presenter(s): 
Elizabeth Gaines, Director of Policy at the Forum for Youth Investment, and Danielle Evennou, Policy Associate at the Forum for Youth Investment.
Year published or updated: 
2011