Youth participation in local governance in Jordan

Brief/Background

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