Briefly in English

 

The Union of Local Youth Councils in Finland

is an umbrella organization for municipal youth councils in Finland. We organize events and lecture weekends and also serve as the lobbying and co-operation organization for Finnish youth councils. Founded in 1998, our organization is a well-established authority in the field of youth participation.


 
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The Union of Local Youth Councils in Finland strives to

  1. involve the youth more in the decision-making process

  2. ensure that every youth council has an ability to participate in the local decision making

  3. lower the voting age in Finnish elections

  4. promote equality between the youth