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The Youth Forum for Democracy and Citizenship is a registered non-profitMoroccan association that aims at instilling the values of democracy and goodpractices of citizenship among young people in Morocco. Our mission is to empoweryouth in the Moroccan society and get them the opportunity to channel their voices tothe decision making level. It is also a platform to promote human rights, equality andawareness about national and international causes.Our work is destined to improve the quality of life of the young population ofthe world. Therefore, we work on three main pillars:
The Youth Forum for Democracy and Citizenship was founded by a group ofyoung Moroccan students and professionals with fervency for the service of theirsociety, peers and country. The managers of the Youth Forum for Democracy andCitizenship have extended experience and expertise in civil society, leadership,project design, project management and youth development. Throughout the design ofthe Youth Forum for Democracy and Citizenship, the management team has beenopen to different opinions of youth leaders and learned from similar successfulexperiences in the world.
- Youth Empowerment: The Youth Forum for Democracy and Citizenshipworks on the attitudinal, structural, and cultural process whereby youngpeople gain the ability, authority, and agency to make decisions andimplement change in their own lives and the lives of other people,including youth and adults
- Democracy: The Youth Forum for Democracy and Citizenship works onthe Core Democratic Values or the fundamental beliefs and constitutionalprinciples of our society, which units all Moroccans. These values areexpressed in the Constitution and other significant documents, speeches,and other writings of our nation.
- Active Citizenship: The Youth Forum for Democracy and Citizenshipworks on implementing and activating a sense of citizenship within thecommunity. In addition to how Active citizenship can be seen as anarticulation of the debate over rights versus responsibilities.