Webinar: Mobilizing Youth for Better Governance (6 Sept 5pm)

“NextGen Accountability: Mobilizing a Youth Movement for Better Governance”

With Blair Glencorse, Nada Zohdy and Narayan Adhikari

The potential of young people to collectively improve governance outcomes around the world is huge. However, development-as-usual approaches are failing to engage this generation in meaningful processes of change. The Accountability Lab’s new strategy lays out a different path forward. It includes field-building efforts that mobilize popular culture to shift values, a focus on accountability agents rather than actions, and an emphasis on creating positive youth coalitions for reform.

Join us to hear from Blair Glencorse, Executive Director of the Accountability Lab, as he explains how the Lab is implementing this new strategy, the challenges an approach of this type involves and how youth-driven accountability efforts may evolve over time. He will be joined by Nada Zohdy and Narayan Adhikari who will provide country level perspective and feedback.

In order to participate in this Webinar, you will need to be registered in the GPSA Knowledge Platform and logged in. If you have not created your account yet, do it here a few days before the webinar. If you are already registered to the Knowledge Platform, you do not need to do anything.

Just log in the platform and go here on September 6, at least 20 minutes before 5:00pm Nairobi time (10:00 am EDT). A link to the webinar will be provided there. http://gpsaknowledge.org

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