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Submission by the National Youth Council of Ireland to the International Development White Paper Review Process

The NYCI written submission regarding the formation of a new White Paper on International Development includes calls for:

  • Greater recognition for and strategic prioritisation of Development Education
  • Ring fencing of funding for Development Education and youth engagement particularly through the Youth Work and non-formal education sector
  • Recognition of the importance of SDG4.7 in supporting Ireland achieve the Sustainable Development Goals
  • A new ‘Youth and Future Generations’ Unit in Irish Aid/DFAT
  • A National Action Plan on Youth, Peace, and Security · Greater policy coherence within and across government departments