Fokus 10_On Youth Influence

Year of production: 2018

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The article is part of the Fokus Swedish series which analyses the situation of young people from the perspective power and influence they have in society. The article looks at young people as a resource and analyses their diversity in terms of knowledge, needs, capabilities and avenues of engagement. It also discusses different views on influence and the power to participate, including the resources they need, the type of relationships are created and how youth influence actually looks like in society.