Utilising an asset based approach, Article 12 in Scotland works to build capacity and social capital through access to formal and non-formal learning and development opportunities that amplify the voice of those young people who are less likely to be heard.
Our learning and development programmes are designed to build the capacity and social capital of some of the most marginalised young people in Scottish society. We deliver our learning one-to-one, in groups and online.Read more
There are many and varied definitions and applications of Capacity Building. Our capacity building work is participant led in that the design, delivery and evaluation is undertaken collaboratively.Read more
We define social capital as the knowledge, behaviours, skills and networks an individual requires to increase opportunities and have their voice heard in matters that impact on their daily lives. Our learning programmes are designed to increase social capital.Read more
Our work is underpinned by the values and principles of international human rights and equalities charters and conventions. We believe that an informed society is an empowered society.Read more