The Premier's Youth Council

Premier Ball Creates Youth Council and Invites Applications

The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, today announced the creation of the Premier’s Youth Council. The council will provide important advice to the Provincial Government and help ensure that programs and services reflect the needs of young Newfoundlanders and Labradorians.

 The Premier’s Youth Council will be comprised of up to 25 youth between the ages of 16 to 24 and recruitment for members will be led by the Public Service Commission through a merit-based appointment process.

 Interested youth can learn more about the Premier’s Youth Council and apply online at www.exec-abc.gov.nl.ca/public/agency/detail/?id=718&  . Applications will close on Friday, May 5.

The Provincial Government values the ideas of youth and is committed to engagement and evidence-based decision making.

 

For further information contact:

Edwina McCarthy
Manager, Youth Engagement
709.729.6890
EdwinaMcCarthy@gov.nl.ca