• Promotion of healthy youth development is a worldwide priority that cannot be achieved by parents and families alone. • Health professionals must use and advocate for evidence-based strategies that enhance key protective factors in the lives of young people. • The United Nations' Millennium Development Goals create an unprecedented opportunity to partner with professional and youth-led organisations to ensure young people in the most vulnerable settings benefit from this initiative to reduce extreme poverty and threats to health and wellbeing.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Medical Journal of Australia|
|State||Published - Oct 17 2005|