Challenges of Public Participation: A Qualitative Study

South Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities
Year: 2021 (August), Volume: (2), Issue. (5)
First page: (100) Last page: (109)
Online ISSN: 2582-7065
doi: 10.48165/sajssh.2021.2507 

Challenges of Public Participation: A Qualitative Study

Safiah Suhaimi1

1School of Government, Universiti Utara Malaysia.

Corresponding Author:Safiah Suhaimi , Email: safiah@mrasiswa.com 

Online Published:
7th October 2021

Received:
5th July 2021

Accepted:
28th August 2021

How to cite the Article

Suhaimi, S. (2021). Challenges of Public Participation: A Qualitative Study. South Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, 2(5), 100–109. https://doi.org/10.48165/sajssh.2021.2507 Cite
Suhaimi, Safiah. “Challenges of Public Participation: A Qualitative Study.” South Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, vol. 2, no. 5, 2021, pp. 100–09, http://doi.org/10.48165/sajssh.2021.2507. Cite
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Suhaimi S. Challenges of Public Participation: A Qualitative Study. SAJSSH. 2021;2(5):100‑9. DOI: 10.48165/sajssh.2021.2507 Cite
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ABSTRACT

The participation plays an important role among other people. When social participation is used  today, a public participation will be rapid. The problem has happened when less participation of  young people involved on youth associations. The youth has believed that they have still lacked  the partcipation has needed for an effective participation and expressed little confidence in their  involvement. This paper has analysed the challenges of public participation among youth  associations. The methods that used a qualitative study by an interview for five youth associations  in Kedah. Drawing on the final findings, two challenges which are: (i) financial and (ii) a less  youth participation. Furthermore, the findings are expected to contribute to strengthening the youth  associations to achieve good governance in the public participation.   

KEYWORDS

Challenges, Youth, Youth Participation, Public Participation, Governance.