SDLP Youth is the youth group of the Northern Ireland political party the Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP). It is organised throughout Northern Ireland and plays an active role within the SDLP at all levels of the organisation.
It consists of party members aged 30 and under and is entitled to representation on the Party's Ruling Central Executive. Among its members are included councillors and party officers.
It has particularly strong international ties with sister organisations such as JUSOS in Germany through Young European Socialists and IUSY.
The current Executive Committee was elected at the SDLP Youth Annual Conference on 13th and 14th April held in St Paul's Parish Centre, Falls Road, West Belfast, on the 20th anniversary of the election of Joe Hendron as MP for the area.
The next SDLP Youth Annual Conference is to be held on the 26th and 27th April in Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin, Derry~Londonderry, the current City of Culture.
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