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UN cultural agency promotes power of youth to preserve cultural heritage

From UN News Young people from around the world today joined United Nations staff and […]

Young entrepreneurs in Tanzania: Where are they now?

Via ILO The ILO Kazi Nje Nje BDS apprenticeship programme for young people created 51,489 […]

Education is helping young people combat Zambia's high rates of teen pregnancy and HIV. © UNFPA Zambia/Helene Christensen

Sexuality education offers life-saving lessons to Zambia’s young people

Via UNFPA LUSAKA, Zambia – “I have seen girls become pregnant, become victims of violence […]

Youth community representatives participating at a workshop on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in San Juan del Lurigancho, Lima, Peru. (UNV Peru, 2016)

Youth for the SDGs enables youth participation in sustainability in Latin America

Via UN Volunteers Through “Youth for the SDGs” UNV is training and empowering young people […]

UN Volunteer Moustafa Boudria compares a cargo of humanitarian aid with a list of consignments sent by UN agencies to Syria. (Hurriyet Turkey, 2016)

Exploring opportunities to build youth capacity

Via UN Volunteers   Mr Toily Kurbanov, Deputy Executive Coordinator of the United Nations Volunteers […]

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How to stop School-Related Gender-Based Violence

From UNESCO Across the African continent, gender-based violence, unintended pregnancy and HIV continue to be […]

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Meet the finalists of the “Fly Your Ideas 2017” student competition

From UNESCO Five student teams from Australia, China, France, Nigeria and the United Kingdom will […]

A mobile delivery unit UNFPA deployed inside West Mosul, Iraq, to meet lifesaving needs of primary healthcare for women and girls. Photo: UNFPA

Iraq: UN agency ramps up emergency medical care to women and girls affected by conflict

Via UN News 10 April 2017 – The United Nations population agency, with financial support […]

Secretary-General António Guterres designates children’s rights activist and Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai as a UN Messenger of Peace. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe

Malala Yousafzai designated youngest-ever UN Messenger of Peace

Via UN News   10 April 2017 – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today designated […]

UN Secretary-General to designate Malala Yousafzai as Messenger of Peace

On 10 April 2017, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres will designate Malala Yousafzai, global advocate […]

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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 […]

Amal Ben-Saad, UNV Programme Officer in Tunisia. (UNV, 2017)

UNV General Call for Programme Officers

A general call for UNV Programme Officers (UNV POs) is ongoing between February 16th and […]

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The United Nations needs your help! Tell us how you find out news and information […]

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