Children’s parliament

Lapset ratsastamassa keppihevosilla.

Children’s parliament established in 2010 by youth services and schools. It is way of influence to kid’s at elementary school. The parliament offers different ways to influence about kid’s things in Rauma area.
Parliament’s goal is get opinions of kids to the city government.

Members of children’s parliament are kids from grade 4 to 6. Every school choose two representatives to the parliament. The members will learn skills about taking care of social and common things. They will also get experiences about organize events and learn group skills.

Children’s parliament changes every two years. New period starts in autumn. In the first meeting parliament will choose president, vice president and secretary. Parliament meets about six times during the year. If needed, they will give statements to the city government.

Youth services have resbonsibility of children’s parliament.