Story: Political values

Students at Youth Parliament

A Youth Parliament is organised annually in which young people chosen from around New Zealand substitute for every member of Parliament. It helps young people learn about New Zealand’s parliamentary democracy, including its rules and procedures. This is the sitting of the Youth Parliament in 2004.

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Ministry of Youth Development
Photograph by Neil Mackenzie

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Stephen Levine, 'Political values - New Zealand politics and political values', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 May 2022)

Story by Stephen Levine, published 20 Jun 2012