New Orleans youth to present steps to implement a new vision for the city’s youth at the “Youth Master Plan” virtual event


NEW ORLEANS (press release) – As part of the Mayor’s Office for Youth and Families (OYF), the New Orleans Children and Youth Planning Board (CYPB) and the New Orleans Youth Alliance (NOYA) facilitated it all. first blueprint for the city’s youth, New Orleans youth and industry leaders will come together to outline the implementation actions to address youth issues planned for the next two years, as part of the second phase of the Youth Master Plan. The Youth Master Plan, which was signed as an executive order on July 13, will serve as a comprehensive 10-year roadmap to create a positive New Orleans focused on youth development and focused on results.

  • What: New Orleans Youth Blueprint for Action and Implementation launched

  • When: Tuesday July 27 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Where: Virtual via Zoom

  • RSVP link: HERE

As part of the event, participants will learn about the steps to be taken to implement key solutions to the city’s problems described in the first phase of the Youth Master Plan, how the data will be used to track the progress of the city. community implementation of the plan, and more. Key systemic issues outlined in the Blueprint for Youth, from which youth-centered solutions to address them have been developed, include child and family poverty, mental health and well-being, disconnection from school and labor market, etc.

The event will take place online through Zoom and is facilitated by the CYPB Youth Advisory Board, a group of New Orleans youth aged 14 to 24 who helped guide the development of the Youth Blueprint. . They are now tasked with creating a youth-oriented and results-oriented New Orleans through collective action and the implementation of the Youth Master Plan.


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