14thMay 2024

Field Studies Council – Youth Learning Consultation for 16 – 25 year olds

14.05.24|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , |

The Field Studies Council are looking for ways to develop more inclusive, engaging and accessible youth learning opportunities. This survey aims to gather your thoughts on the key barriers to participation, assessing how fit for purpose the current offering is and providing a platform for young people to discuss their expectations. [...]

27thFebruary 2024

Getting Young People in Scotland Volunteering

27.02.24|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , |

Youth VIP aims to encourage and facilitate inclusive volunteering among young people in Scotland. Youth VIP is a multi-organisation initiative to promote inclusive and participatory youth volunteering across Scotland. The Youth VIP website provides useful resources and guidance both for young people, and organisations. This includes the YouthVIP: Youth Volunteering Schools [...]

7thDecember 2023

Urban blue and greenspaces improve young people’s emotional and behaviour problems

07.12.23|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , |

Greenspace Scotland have shared this study of 172,940 children and adolescents in Guangzhou, China. This study examines the association between combined Green Blue Space (GBS) exposure and Emotional Behaviour Problems in youths. It found that living near greenspace and water areas, and having more exposure to GBS coverage, resulted in [...]

29thNovember 2023

Youthlink Scotland contributes to outdoor thinking

29.11.23|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , |

Youthlink Scotland have shared their Annual Report 2022/23. This includes reference to their links with outdoor contexts including: Contributing to Outdoor Learning Network Recognition of youth work's adaptability through digital, outdoor, and other programs during the Covid-19 period. Participation in the National Outdoor Education Advisory Group Contributing to creating outdoor [...]