Resources

Young people

Footsteps 109 - Youth

Footsteps 109 celebrates the energy and creativity of young people and discusses how to provide the support they need to flourish.

Resources

Previous Footsteps 

Visit www.tearfund.org/footsteps to download a free copy, or contact us to order paper copies in English, French, Portuguese or Spanish. 

Advocacy toolkit

Tearfund’s Advocacy toolkit is an excellent guide to the theory and practice of advocacy. The book can be downloaded free of charge from https://learn.tearfund.org/advocacytoolkit. Included online is information about how to use the internet and mobile phones in advocacy, plus PowerPoint® presentations for training sessions.

Contact us to order a paper copy. Available in English, French, Portuguese and Spanish. 

Children in a digital world

State of the world’s children report 2017, Unicef

A comprehensive look at the different ways technology is affecting children and youth in today’s digital age. Download the report free of charge from www.unicef.org/sowc2017  

Live Justly front cover

Live Justly

Edited by Jason Fileta

Live Justly is a series of in-depth scriptural and practical studies covering six key areas: advocacy, prayer, consumption, generosity, creation care and relationships. The global edition was published in 2017 by Micah Challenge USA and Tearfund.

Buy hard copies or download free of charge from www.tearfund.org/livejustly. Alternatively, contact us by post or email to order a copy.

Thare machi education

TME’s aim is to make basic life-saving health information accessible to the world’s poorest people in their own languages. Currently 56 languages are represented. Resources include educational DVDs and online lessons on all aspects of health, including many topics of interest to young people. Visit tme.org.uk to find out more. The website is available in English, French and Spanish.

Alternatively, send an email to mail@tme.org.uk or write to PO Box 4040, Leamington Spa, CV32 5YJ, UK.


Useful websites

Available in English unless otherwise stated.

sportanddev.org
The purpose of this site is to help people understand the different themes in sport and development, and connect with others involved in similar work. Search ‘toolkit’ to find practical information, ideas and advice on the implementation of sport for development projects. Available in English and French. 

stopthetraffik.org
Stop the traffik is working to inform, equip and mobilise communities to know what human trafficking is, and how to respond appropriately if they see it.

learn.tearfund.org/movementbuilding
This movement building guide is for people who are passionate about bringing an end to poverty and environmental degradation. Written with young people in mind, it includes information on why and how to build a successful advocacy movement. Available in English and French. 

unicef.org
Unicef works across the world to save the lives of children and young people, defend their rights and help them fulfil their potential. Search ‘youth’ to find many interesting articles. Available in multiple languages.