What does Article 12 mean to you?
Today we’re celebrating 30 years of the United Nation Rights of the Child (UNCRC) – otherwise known as World Children’s Day! The UNCRC is the basis for our work. In particular, SYP embodies Article 12 of the UNCRC, which states that young people have the right to express their views…Find out more
The lowdown on SYP70
In October over 100 MSYPs gathered in Dunfermline High School, Fife, for our 70th National Sitting (otherwise known as #SYP70)! The productive two-day event included Members’ Motions debates to the exciting launch of the grassroots phase of Pack it up, pack it in. This was the first Sitting chaired by…Find out more
A walk through Scottish democracy
On the 29th June 2019, the Scottish Parliament celebrated its 20th anniversary. We, the Scottish Youth Parliament, celebrated the same birthday a day before! For a belated birthday surprise, the Creative Communications Team (CCT) was invited to represent SYP at a Social Stroll organised by the Scottish Parliament’s web…Find out more