• Improved educational attainment

    Improving young people’s attendance at school and college, their commitment to education and their achievement levels.

  • Improved employability and sustainable livelihoods

    Improving young people’s employability levels and ability to support themselves financially when they need to do so.

  • Improved health and well-being

    Increasing young people’s physical fitness, and their own sense of emotional and mental well-being.

  • Increased participation in civic life

    Increasing young people’s involvement in volunteering and community activities, and their participation in the social and political life of their community.

  • Social inclusion

    Improving community integration, acceptance of individual differences, and increasing the access of all young people to development opportunities

  • The environment

    Increasing young people’s awareness of environmental issues, and involvement in sustainability initiatives.

  • Gender equality and the empowerment of women

    Bridging the gender gap and empowering marginalised young women, building their self-worth and enabling them to demonstrate their potential

  • Reduction of violence, conflict resolution and peace building

    Reducing inter-and intra-group conflict and violence, and building dialogue and co-operation within communities.

  • Reduced reoffending (recidivism) rates

    Reducing youth crime and contributing to the reduction of re-offending rates.