WHO ARE WE?

 

The National Youth Commission into Youth Employment and Transitions will bring together together expertise, ideas and experience from people in communities across Australia focusing on the issues affecting young people aged 15-25 including school retention, early school leaving, the transition from school to work, training, employment and underemployment.

 

The National Youth Commission into Youth Employment and Transitions is a unique collective process whereby young people and broader community can bring forward detailed ideas and solutions to challenging national issues.

 

It is an initiative of the national not for profit organisation Youth Development Australia Ltd.

WHAT IS OUR PURPOSE?

WHAT IS OUR PURPOSE?

We seek to secure the commitment of Commonwealth, State & Territory governments to guarantee that all young people will develop the skills and capabilities they need to survive and thrive in the 21st century economy and society.
WHAT IS OUR VISION?

WHAT IS OUR VISION?

Our vision is for an ecosystem of education and transition to independence that will see all young people equipped to fully participate in work and the community.

Who are we?

The National Youth Commission into Youth Employment and Transitions will bring together together expertise, ideas and experience from people in communities across Australia focusing on the issues affecting young people aged 15-25 including school retention, early school leaving, the transition from school to work, training, employment and underemployment.

 

The National Youth Commission into Youth Employment and Transitions is a unique collective process whereby young people and broader community can bring forward detailed ideas and solutions to challenging national issues.

 

It is an initiative of the national not for profit organisation Youth Development Australia Ltd.

WHAT IS OUR PURPOSE?

WHAT IS OUR PURPOSE?

We seek to secure the commitment of Commonwealth, State & Territory governments to guarantee that all young people will develop the skills and capabilities they need to survive and thrive in the 21st century economy and society.
WHAT IS OUR VISION?

WHAT IS OUR VISION?

Our vision is for an ecosystem of education and transition to independence that will see all young people equipped to fully participate in work and the community.

Get Involved

Join the NYC movement!

Subscribe to our email newsletter to get the latest updates and movements within the National Youth Comission. Click Join NYC below.

Make a formal submission

Nemo enim ipsam voluptatem quia voluptas sit aspernatur aut odit aut fugit, sed quia consequuntur magni dolores eos qui ratione.

Share your story with us

Nemo enim ipsam voluptatem quia voluptas sit aspernatur aut odit aut fugit, sed quia consequuntur magni dolores eos qui ratione.

Become an ambassador

Nemo enim ipsam voluptatem quia voluptas sit aspernatur aut odit aut fugit, sed quia consequuntur magni dolores eos qui ratione.

Take a quick survey

Nemo enim ipsam voluptatem quia voluptas sit aspernatur aut odit aut fugit, sed quia consequuntur magni dolores eos qui ratione.

Campaign Hub

Our Stories

 Our new report proposes the development of a national strategy to end youth homelessness. The National Youth Commission Australia’s Inquiry into

Goodbye 2020, and hello to a better future for young people everywhere – this is our 2020 year in review. What

Podcasts

Sorry, no posts matched your criteria.
Sorry, no posts matched your criteria.
Sorry, no posts matched your criteria.

Facts on Issues

12

12 years is the time youth spend studying a curriculum that was developed over 50 years ago and is not relevant for the future.

4.7

4.7 years is the average time to transition from education to work

600000

600,000 young people under the age of 25 years are currently unemployed or underemployed

31.5%

31.5% of Young people underemployed or unemployed

26.6%

26.6% of long-term unemployed people are aged 15 to 24 years old

Our Principals

Collaborative

Justice oriented

Appreciate diversity

Agitation

TBC

Youth focused

Community engagement

Independent

Systems thinking

Non-partisan

Follow us on social…

Our Partners