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26 March 2024 - News

Embracing Fun Adult Certification: Empowering Youth for Generation Hope

In a world where youth empowerment and advocacy are paramount, there's a remarkable shift happening. It's not just about engaging with young voices; it's about empowering them to lead. We, Save the Children Kosova/o, are thrilled to announce our recent transformation into certified Fun Adults! Through our partnership with CSOs (Civil Society Organizations) and community mobilizers, we've completed the transformative "Fun Adult" Training offered by Shift.

This milestone marks a significant step forward in our mission to empower children and youth and put them firmly in the driver's seat of the Generation Hope campaign. The Shift training experience has not only broadened our skill set but has also deepened our understanding of how to effectively engage and support young changemakers.

Shift's creative and unique tools have been instrumental in equipping us with invaluable insights into the world of children and youth advocacy. Through interactive sessions and hands-on activities, we've learned how to meaningfully involve young people in every stage of the campaign process. From ideation to execution, we're now better equipped to guide and support them as they navigate their advocacy journey.

At the heart of the Fun Adult certification is the recognition that empowering young voices requires more than just listening; it demands active participation, mentorship, and providing them with the necessary tools and platforms to amplify their voices. We're committed to championing this approach and fostering an environment where youth feel empowered, supported, and valued as equal partners in driving positive change.

As certified Fun Adults, we understand the importance of creating spaces where young people feel heard, respected, and empowered to enact meaningful change. We recognize the immense potential that lies within the youth demographic and are dedicated to nurturing and harnessing it to create a better world for all.

Through our partnership with CSOs and community mobilizers, we're excited to continue our journey of youth empowerment and advocacy. Together, we will strive to amplify youth voices, champion their causes, and work towards building a future that is inclusive, equitable, and driven by the aspirations of the next generation.