"Anyone who advocates for youth involvement, youth engagement, youth voice, youth empowerment, or youth rights is ultimately calling for the same this: the integration of young people in our society. As it stands, young people are routinely segregated from a lot of places. (...) When they're actively infused throughout the broader community, young people can actually affect the broad community beyond your group in a variety of ways over the short and long term. The effects include lifelong civic engagement, and developing strong and sustained connections to the educational, economic, and cultural values of their neighborhoods and cities."
Read this article by Adam Fletcher Sasse to discover 10 key points for integrating youth throughout society : http://commonaction.blogspot.in/2013/05/10-steps-to-youth-integration.html