Our policy objectives on youth development are to -
We work closely with the Commission on Youth in implementing programmes to achieve the above objectives. The Commission currently operates the Community Participation Scheme for Organizing Exchange Tours to the Mainland and the Funding Scheme for Youth Internship in the Mainland, under which community organizations can apply for funding in organizing relevant activities and projects. It also undertakes researches and studies on matters pertaining to youth, as well as organizes international youth exchange programmes between local and overseas youth in Japan, Singapore, Ireland, etc. We encourage NGOs, schools, parents, the private sector and, above all, young people themselves to join our efforts in enabling our young people to develop their full potentials and to contribute to the development of Hong Kong.
We provide recurrent subvention to the following eleven uniformed groups and two NGOs for providing non-formal education and training programmes for young people -
The main purpose of the Youth Square ( Hong Kong Centre for Youth Development) is to serve as a focal point for territory-wide youth development activities in Hong Kong. It would provide facilities and venues for promoting youth development and training. Please click here for more information of the Youth Square.
Multi-faceted Excellence Scholarship
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Funding Scheme for International Youth Exchange (2017-18)
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Service Corps Programme
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