State Youth Policy: Helping All Youth to Grow Up Fully Prepared and Fully Engaged

While states have put in place scores of youth polices, no state can claim to have a single, coherent youth policy that serves as a lens for assessing and planning individual policies. However, across the countries, states are working to develop more coordinated approaches to youth policy. This paper highlights work states are doing to create state youth policy frameworks, to advance youth development principles, and to undertakeĀ nine critical tasks to better coordinate and align state youth policies.

Publishing Date: 
June 1, 2002
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