Child and Youth Policy Programme 2007-2011
The Finnish Government's Child and Youth Policy Programme 2007-2011
The Programme for Child and Youth Policy adopted by the Government on Dec 2007 defined the aims, focus areas and practical measures to improve the well-being of children and young people during the ongoing government term. The last time a cross-administration youth policy of this magnitude was drawn up was in connection with the International Year of the Child in 1979. The programme was Finland’s first Programme for Child and Youth Policy and was renewed 2011.