TOKYO One Young World 2022

one young world

The One Young World Summit
23-26 May 2022, Tokyo
The One Young World programme within EA is offering young people, aged between 20 and 25, the opportunity to attend the One Young World summit in May 2022 taking place in Tokyo.

The annual One Young World Summit convenes the brightest young talent from every country and sector, working to accelerate social impact through effective and responsible leadership.

This is an excellent opportunity to connect with a group of like-minded young people from within Northern Ireland and across the globe.

Closing date for applications is 12noon on Friday 24th September 2021. Further information and the application form to apply can be found at:


Youth Restart Guidance Key Changes

Youth Restart

From Monday the 2nd of August, youth services will operate under step 4 of the pathway to recovery as outlined in the Youth Restart Guidance. Key changes to the operation of services are outlined below;
°    Generic Provision can increase to 90% of the venue capacity
°    Targeted provision can increase to group sizes of 20 (but remain within the 90% of the venue capacity)
°    Outreach and detached can now include developmental projects in public spaces
°    Restrictions on Residential/Overnight stays remain the same
After consultation with PHA and the DE Restart Team, we have provided updated guidance on the management of staff/young people who are either suspected, confirmed, or identified as a close contact of Covid-19, this information can be found on page 16 of the guidance. 
We have received queries from across the youth work sector regarding the requirement to self-isolate and it is important to note: If a staff member or young person (including a group of young people or staff teams) are identified by PHA (either through direct contact by PHA staff or via the Stop Covid-19 app) as having been in close contact with someone who is a confirmed case of Covid-19, they must self-isolate for the required 10 days regardless of a subsequent negative PCR test.