This section contains an alphabetical listing of publications and resources produced or funded by the Ministry of Youth Development.
Please note: The Ministry of Youth Development no longer have hard copies of the following publications in stock. Publications are only available online.
A Guide for Local Government: An Introduction to Youth Participation builds on youth participation good practice being undertaken by councils and young people.
A guide on how councils can develop a youth policy in their area
The Aotearoa Youth Voices toolkit is a practical guide filled with tools and ideas on how young people can participate in decision-making.
The briefing to the incoming Minister of Youth Affairs, Hon Nikki Kaye
A review of research on how to achieve good outcomes for young people in their families, peer groups, schools, careers and communities.
The corporate brochure of the Ministry of Youth Development provides an overview of our work and services.The corporate brochure of the Ministry of Youth Development provides an overview of our work and services.
A practical guide covering the basics of doing youth participation in decision-making in policy development, services and programmes
This review provides current evidence of youth-specific social marketing interventions that improved outcomes for young people
Youth Development Partnership Fund Factsheet
This is about how government and society can support young women and men aged 12 to 24 years inclusive to develop the skills and attitudes they need to take part positively in society, now and in the future.
We have three YDSA posters that give an overview of the strategy.
A summary of the Youth Development Strategy Aotearoa
Youth Engagement in Local Government Factsheet
Guidelines designed to assist agencies develop youth friendly mental health resources via print, online or social media
Youth participation supports better decisions, involves those who cannot vote and improves outcomes for young people and communities
Use this Youth Participation in Decision-Making Action Plan to plan how to involve young people in decision-making and a list of things to think about when completing your project plan.
Youth services directories from Family and Community Services help young people to find support services in their region.