Young people demand sexual and reproductive health and rights information

From UN Aids Sexual and reproductive health and rights information, education and evidence-informed data are […]

ILO, LUKOIL extend partnership on youth employment

Via ILO “We have the unique opportunity to partner in order to scale-up action on […]

Palestine refugee students meet with children from Sweden as part of the My Voice - My School classroom initiative. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Firas Abo Aloul

My Voice-My School: Bringing Children From Ein El Hilweh and Sweden Together

Via UNRWA Today, Rama, a Palestine refugee from Syria, and her classmates from Palestine Martyrs […]

Young people face myriad barriers to realizing their human rights, including poor access to education and health care. And girls are especially vulnerable, facing discrimination, violence and high rates of early pregnancy. © UNFPA

Young people call for education, health care, rights – and politicians are listening

Via UNFPA MONROVIA, Liberia – Life is not often easy for Liberia’s young people. It […]

Second Meeting held on Implementation of Compact for Young People in Humanitarian Action

Almost forty representatives from humanitarian partners, including Governments, NGOs, youth organizations, private sector and UN […]

ILO online learning programme introduces Syrian refugees to their workplace rights in Jordan

AMMAN, JORDAN (ILO News) The ILO has launched an e-learning programme for Syrian refugees in […]

Norhan Abu Sharekh, a Palestine refugee and a Job Creation Programme beneficiary, working in the UNRWA Gaza Field Human Resources Office. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan

Through its Job Creation Programme, UNRWA Gives Hope to Palestine Refugee Youth

Via UNRWA Norhan Abu Sharekh, a Palestine refugee, lives with her six-member family in Gaza […]

Yusra Mardini answers questions during a press conference in Geneva following her appointment as Goodwill Ambassador.  © UNHCR/Susan Hopper

Syrian Swimmer Yusra Mardini appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

Via UNHCR   Teenager who competed in Rio Olympics joins at a time of unprecedented […]

Women learning to code at a technology centre in Herat, western Afghanistan. Photo: UNAMA/Fraidoon Poya

On ‘Girls in ICT Day,’ UN agencies encourage girls, women to seek technology careers

Via UN News Centre 27 April 2017 – United Nations agencies today introduced thousands of […]

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Global Youth Video Competition 2017

From UNFCCC The Competition If you are between the ages of 18 and 30 we […]


UN Environment launches Young Champions of the Earth Competition

From UN Environment UN Environment launches global competition for environmental solutions from young people Six […]

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Join #Youth4Peace Global e-Consultations

via Youth4Peace.info The first series of Youth4Peace online consultations, which aims to gather inputs by […]

Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent

Call for Applications for 2017 Fellowship Programme Deadline for Applications: 31 May 2017 Source: http://www.un.org/en/events/africandescentdecade/fellowship.shtml The […]

UNAOC launches call for applications for the 2017 edition of its Fellowship Program

Via UNAOC New York, April 10th 2017 — The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) […]

2017 Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition: Submit your ideas and projects!

Via UNESCO   The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is a global programme and an online […]

Youth Volunteering Innovation Challenge in ASEAN

The Youth Volunteering Innovation Challenge (YVIC) supports young volunteers throughout the Association of Southeast Asian […]

Youth-Related Side Events at CSW61 March 13-24

See below a list of the top youth-related side events happening around the 61st Session […]

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Call for applications: World Heritage Young Professionals Forum 2017

Prior to the 41st session of the World Heritage Committee and in the framework of […]

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If I were… Global Youth Video/Photo Contest

From UNESCO What would your life be like if you were somebody else? Have you […]

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