Melanie Benedict

_0078_Melanie-Benedict.png

Standing for:

Caerphilly

My key issues are:

  • Mental health awareness and support

  • Increasing the popularity of welsh

  • Supporting schools during budget cuts

Candidate profile:

I believe that the young minds of now are the minds of Wales’ future; young people, like us,  must be heard. Working alongside those who feel passionate about change is a place I would feel at home.  I would be complete knowing that I’m helping someone I am yet to meet.  

My emphasis on compassion and perspective has helped me grow. Just as I have grown through this mindset of change, I believe we can use this attitude to make the Wales we want to live in, the Wales of our future. I wish to be the spokesperson to the one with a million bright ideas,  and to the one with just one. Through the support of the Welsh Youth Parliament, I would plan pop-up events where you could come in for Q&A sessions and share your views.  

As a UK debating finalist and a head girl,  I have learnt not only to work with various people, adult or adolescent, but also how to improve an important part of our lives: education. However, I recognise that there are others ideas to make Wales the best it can be. Ideas coming from you. Wales. Vote today for change tomorrow. 


VOTE FOR ME!

If you’ve registered to vote have your unique voter code ready.
Not yet registered to vote? No problem, you can do so here.