The latest youth policy symposia is taking place in Leon, Mexico with 50 youth-led organisations, movements, professionals and activists critiquing the current state of youth participation across the region and working together to outline solutions for bettering the involvement of young people in decision making. Ricardo, Ashley, Angel and Maria share their thoughts and expectations about the Symposium.

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