Francia Márquez to youth advisors for complaints against President Petro

Francia Márquez to youth advisors for complaints against President Petro
Francia Márquez to youth advisors for complaints against President Petro

The head of state gave a speech of around 20 minutes, which did not leave the young people attending the event happy, who according to Petro himself, were youth advisors (of the political participation mechanism created in 2018 in the Youth Citizenship Statute). , youth platforms and beneficiaries of the Youth in Peace program.

Joint Session of the Youth Participation Subsystem at the Delia Zapata Olivella National Arts Center in Bogotá. | Photo: Presidency

And when he finished his speech, the attendees did not let him leave the table that was set up at the Delia Zapata Olivella National Arts Center, in Bogotá, for dialogue between the youth platforms and the National Government, since in Amid shouts and complaints, the first President was forced to remain in the auditorium.

According to the young people, One of the main annoyances has to do with the fact that President Petro supposedly has “a bad reading” of what the National Youth System is.. Among the requests was to expand the guarantees of participation in the National Youth Assembly, “500 young people are not enough”, they stated.

Likewise, they made the request for a reform to the Youth Citizenship Statute and that it be presented before June 20 in Congress and requested that their positions be heard on the reforms that are being processed in the Legislature and protection for the youth counselors who would be receiving threats.

“We are tired of you coming with speeches and not giving us concrete solutions,” Claudia Milena Córdoba, national youth advisor, said during the event.

 
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