Young Citizen Advocates 2017 events announced

Upcoming events under the Young Citizen Advocates banner have been announced for 2017 - so mark these dates in your diary.

After the success of the first ever Young Citizen Advocates event in Fife last month, a series of other events have been confirmed, leading up to and providing input for 2018's Year of Young People.

More details will be revealed after the summer break, but the dates are:

21 September Young Citizen Advocates STEM event to be held at Ellon Academy by Montgomery Development Education Centre

27 September Young Citizen Advocates Modern Studies event to be held at Airdrie Town Hall, organised by Conforti Institute

9-11 October Young Citizen Advocates residential conference to be held by Conforti Institute for young people to develop ideas on themes for Year of Young People

To note interest for any of these events, please get in touch directly with the relevant Development Education Centre.

September will also again be a Global Citizenship Month across Scotland, more details of this to come next month.