‘Envoy’s news’ sub-category of News
UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, stressed the importance of youth engagement and the need to invest in the power of youth during his participation at the 1st ASEAN Young Leaders Summit in Malaysia. The Summit brought together in Kuala Lumpur young leaders from the ASEAN community under the theme “Maximizing Young Leaders Potential Towards One ASEAN Community” […]
At the invitation of the Government of Malaysia, the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, arrived in Malaysia for his first official visit to the country. He is scheduled to speak at the ASEAN Young Leaders Summit and hold a series of meetings with government officials and youth organizations.
The 1st ASEAN Young Leaders Summit […]
The Pacific Community’s 9th Conference on the Pacific island of Niue brought together ministers from over twenty countries, development partners, and youth representatives, and its High-Level Dialogue on “Nurturing a resilient generation and future Pacific leaders” provided an opportunity to explore opportunities to increase investment towards a range of issues affecting Pacific youth, including non-communicable diseases, […]
Travelling to the Pacific island “Niue”, the United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, encouraged Pacific youth to take action supporting and implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and tackling Climate Change.
Joining 26 members of the Pacific Community, youth representatives and development partners at 9th Conference of the Pacific Community in Niue, […]
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A High-Level Dialogue on youth will be part of the upcoming biennial Conference of the Pacific Community in Niue next week.
More than half of the Pacific region’s 10 million people are aged under 25 and yet there is a lack of targeted investment […]
Bringing together over 500 young women and men from all over the world, the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum – Young Global Citizens for a Sustainable Planet – started Monday October 26th in Paris, France and will continue through Wednesday October 28th.
The UNESCO Youth Forum was created in 1999 to provide young people with the opportunity to present […]
As part of Africa Week 2015 at United Nations Headquarters in New York, a High-Level Event on Youth brought together youth advocates and senior policymakers to discuss and debate the forthcoming “African Continental Framework on Youth Development”. The event also highlighted the progress so far, and challenges recognized, in implementing the African Youth Charter (2006) as […]
Launching the report “Global Employment Trends for Youth: Scaling up investment in decent jobs for youth”, a briefing was co-organized Wed., 14 of October, by the Permanent Missions of Morocco and Spain and the International Labour Organization.
The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, moderated the gathering of policymakers, youth participants, and civil society, to […]
The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, will address the African Continental Framework on Youth Development: Mainstream into Agenda 2063 event on October 14 during 2015 Africa Week in New York.
This high-level event will focus on the forthcoming African Continental Framework on Youth Development, which aims to assist African Member States to define national employment […]
“Youth unemployment: Let’s stop the blame game,” Envoy on Youth at Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit
The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, addressed the Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit on Wednesday, October 7th, and called on those present to stop the blame game of youth unemployment. The Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit was attended by over 140 presenters from 40 countries that shared their expertise across 50 different sessions and focused […]