A parish or ward youth council shall consist of all the members of the village youth committees in the parish or ward
The Role of the Parish Youth Council
- The role of the Parish Youth Council and Committee is to mobilize the youth in the Parish to participate and benefit from Developmental programme in the Parish
- They are also mandated to initiate plans and actions for the youth at the Parish. Such programmes include; - Sports and recreation; Development Projects; Entrepreneurship programmes; Mobilizing the youth to take part in community work; Promoting Peace and stability in the Parish; Engage in Group / Individual farming; carry out mobilization in HIV/AIDS and Reproductive Health; Participate in all government programmes; promoting tolerance and coexistence; Engage youth in activities that are of benefit to them and the nation etc.