Maria Miller MP Congratulated fifteen year old Dmitrijs Meiksans, Member of the Youth Parliament who has been announced as the recipient of a prestigious Diana Award that was set up in memory of the late Princess Diana.
Dmitrijs Meiksans has been honoured with the Diana Award for for youth social action, going above and beyond in his daily life to create and sustain positive change.
Maria commented; “Huge congratulation to Dmitrijs on all his efforts. As well as charity work and representing his peers as the Member of Youth Parliament for North West Hampshire, last year Dmitrijs received funding to conduct a survey that reached over 900 young people and discussed how young people could be kept safe during the pandemic.”
Hampshire Youth Parliament is currently seeking new members to fill roles across the county. Young people aged 11 to 18 who want to make a difference and campaign on issues that are important to them are invited to apply. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.