Award Impact | Dukeofed
Our Impact

Our impact

Young people make positive changes to their lives and communities by participating in the Award. Our impact framework identifies these impacts and how the Award measures up against them.

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  • Improved educational attainment

    Improving young people's attendance at school and college, their commitment to education and their achievement levels.

  • Improved employability and sustainable livelihoods

    Improving young people's employability levels and ability to support themselves financially when they need to do so.

  • Improved health and well-being

    Increasing young people's physical fitness, and their own sense of emotional and mental well-being.

  • Increased participation in civic life

    Increasing young people's involvement in volunteering and community activities, and their participation in the social and political life of their community.

  • Social inclusion

    Improving community integration, acceptance of individual differences, and increasing the access of all young people to development opportunities

  • The environment

    Increasing young people's awareness of environmental issues, and involvement in sustainability initiatives.

  • Gender equality and the empowerment of women

    Bridging the gender gap and empowering marginalised young women, building their self-worth and enabling them to demonstrate their potential

  • Reduction of violence, conflict resolution and peace building

    Reducing inter-and intra-group conflict and violence, and building dialogue and co-operation within communities.

  • Reduced reoffending (recidivism) rates

    Reducing youth crime and contributing to the reduction of re-offending rates.