Innovating citizen participation for political advocacy from adolescents

Scope: San Juan de Lurigancho (Lima)
Cooperating entity: Fondo Ítalo Peruano

Faced with the need to incorporate adolescents in the construction of concerted proposals that include their demands and initiatives, the project promoted in them and them capacities for leadership and the construction of alternative solutions to the problems of gender inequality and violence that they suffer on a daily basis. The intervention strategy focused on the strengthening of school municipalities, the formation of youth networks and the impact on local plans and budgets.