Youth participation in local governance in Jordan


This project aims at increasing youth political participation and civic engagement in local governance using an online portal and game on local governance.


What have we accomplished so far

  • Organized Jordan's first youth innovation camp with the participation of 44 young men and women. 11 females and 33 males to introduce the participants to local governance issues;
  • The use of innovative offline games and role-play were used to introduce development planning and municipal elections, which enabled the participants to brainstorm ideas on the online game’s storyboard.

Expected outputs

  • Increasing awareness among young people about local governance and political participation at local level

Who Finances it?

Donor Name Amount contributed
UNDP Democratic Governance thematic Trust Fund 150,000 USD