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8th Commonwealth Youth Parliament

November 6, 2016 - November 10, 2016

An annual core programme of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA), the Commonwealth Youth Parliament rotates alphabetically through the Regions of the Commonwealth. The 8th Commonwealth Youth Parliament (CYP8) will take place in British Columbia, Canada from 6 to 10 November 2016.

It is expected that a maximum of 66 young people from around the Commonwealth will participate. It is an opportunity for young people from the Commonwealth to experience aspects of parliamentary democracy and provides a platform for them to establish links with like-minded peers. they will also experience a ‘real-life’ working parliament or legislature. Formal parliamentary practice adapted from several Commonwealth countries will be followed and the proceedings will be observed under the watchful eyes of experienced parliamentary officials.

Details

Start:
November 6, 2016
End:
November 10, 2016
Website:
http://www.leg.bc.ca/cyp8

Organiser

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association
Website:
http://www.cpahq.org/cpahq/

Venue

Unnamed Venue
Victoria, British Columbia Canada + Google Map