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Act For

Are you a young person who wants to make change or support other young people leading change? Are you a funder who wants to invest in the power and talent of young people leading social change? Do you want to find out how to be a better ally to young activists?



· Building relationships ·


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Changing the narratives and challenging stereotypes about young people with lived experience of injustice and inequality.

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Panel Discussions

How to meaningfully involve young people as equal partners in organisations, services, and making change for social justice. This will showcase how it’s done, hearing from young people.

*** Sharing ideas

panel discussions

Young leaders

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Masterclasses from young people sharing their knowledge & skills in making change.

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Showcasing the 32 organisations supported by Act for Change Fund, and the young people there leading change.

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Co-produced by The Arts Development Company (ADC)

Led by ADC Associate, Molly Scarborough, The Arts Development Company have co-produced the Act for Change Together network and Festival.

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