Youth Voice Journal (YVJ) is an international, multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal that publishes theoretical contributions and empirical studies on international issues affecting young people. YVJ is published by IARS Publications, a member of COPE. YVJ is ranked and indexed by Scopus, ORCID, Kudos, Criminal Justice Abstracts, EBSCO Information Services and The European Reference Index for the Humanities and the Social Sciences (ERIH PLUS).
From the Youth Voice Journal archives comes the Youth Voice Magazine Special Edition 2010 – The youth perspective on the olympics.
This is first issue of two of IARS’ Youth Voice Magazine which have a special focus on the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The articles reflect on the experiences of young Londoners and the legacy they will be handed when the party is over. This articles are written by young people in London, who tell us whether they think they are getting what was promised when the bid for the games was initially submitted in 2003 and what impact if any the Games may have on their lives and that of their peers.