About This Tool Box

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Who should use the tool box?

This tool box provides practical guidance and resources for young leaders working to change their communities. Specifically, it recognizes the power of organized political activism to advance positive change and …

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What does the tool box contain?

The tool box is broken down into four main sections to guide you through the steps of preparing for, planning, implementing and evaluating your campaign: Getting started; Campaign Strategy and …

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This tool box was designed by the National Democratic Institute (NDI) in cooperation with the Work Group for Community Health and Development (KU Work Group) at the University of Kansas. …


3.5 Billion
young people in the world
50 %+
global population under 30
100 %
potential among youth to change their world for the better