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The CLA Roundtable discussions (7 to 12) are aimed at generating discussions on Positive Youth Development (PYD), PYD definitions, activities and initiatives, what PYD mean and stand for, vision and action for youth voice and engagement in Lebanon, PYD challenges and successes in USAID portfolio, etc. Examples of illustrative sessions could be the following:
- Session 1: Introduction to PYD USAID / MENA / Lebanon
- Session 2: Definitions, Strategies, and activities of PYD / Role of Youth Focal Person
- Session 3: PYD during the COVOID-19 Challenges and Constraints
- Session 4: Vision and action for Youth voice and engagement in Lebanon
- Session 5: What are the challenges and constraints for youth integration in USAID projects
- Session 6: What type of indicators we could use to track Youth involvement
- Session 7: What elements we need to integrate in Youth Tool kit
The sessions will include participants 8 to 10 participants from the different IMs.
Duration: The duration of sessions will be around 2 hours. It will include simple introductions to the session goals, objectives and outputs followed by contributions of each IM based on the proposed theme of the session.
Participants: Depending on the session, the IMs will be asked to join either at DO level or otherwise all the IMs together. The first 2 sessions, all the IMs will be present. In the follow-up sessions, the IMs might be divided into DO level in order to reduce session time and maximize on their presence.
CoVoid 19: In case of Co-void 19, the sessions will be held on-line through Zoom or Google hangout or even Microsoft teams. In case co-void restrictions are over, the sessions will be held within the office while trying to maintain social distancing.
PYD TOOL KIT DEVELOPMENT
The PYD tool kit will be developed based on literature review, existing resources as well as discussions and presentations made by the different IMs. The purpose of the tool kit is a practical guide for implementation of youth programs. The tool kit will include different chapters and annexes to support the IMs in their work with youth. Examples of illustrative PYD tool kit chapters and annexes are the following:
Chapter 1: A Framework to Measure Positive Youth Development (PYD) in USAID/Lebanon
Chapter 2: Role of Youth focal persons
Chapter 3: PYD Constructs and Illustrative Indicators
Chapter 3: Adapting PYD Measurement to Different Contexts / Dos/ Activities
Annex A: USAID and Positive Youth Development
Annex B: USAID’s Youth Power Initiative
Annex C: Key Individuals Engaged During Indicator and Toolkit Development (Lebanon)
Annex D: Overview of the PYD Field—Past and Present
Annex E: Positive Youth Development Illustrative Indicators
Annex F: Reference Sheets
Annex G: PYD Measurement Sources Table