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Understanding youth in Africa beyond age

Turolla, Maya and Swedlund, Haley J. (2022) Understanding youth in Africa beyond age. Africa at LSE (16 Sep 2022). Blog Entry.

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Drawing on interactions with more than 120 young people across Uganda, Maya Turolla and Haley Swedlund provide an analytical framework to help researchers and policymakers to better study and tailor “youth” interventions. They argue that rather than simply targeting youth as an age-bracket, policies and programs need to consider the diversity of experiences and challenges faced by young people.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2022 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
Date Deposited: 23 Nov 2022 14:18
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 11:35

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