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Envoy on Youth visit to India, 25-28 August 2015

Media Advisory
The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Mr. Ahmad Alhendawi, will lead a mission to India, the country with the world’s largest number of young people. This is the first mission of the UN Envoy on Youth to India.
Beginning his mission in India, on Tuesday, 25 August, the Envoy will address the AIESEC 2015 International […]

25 August 2015|Envoy’s news, News Stories|

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova at Global Forum on Youth, Peace and Security

On 21 August, UNESCO Director-General, Irina Bokova, participated in the opening session of the Global Forum on Youth, Peace and Security, hosted by the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, under the Patronage of His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II, moderated by Mr Ahmad Alhendawi, Secretary General Envoy on Youth.

The Director-General highlighted the […]

24 August 2015|Blog, News for Youth, News Stories|

Secretary-General’s Message to Global Forum on Youth, Peace and Security

Delivered by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin,

Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

I am pleased to send greetings to all participants at this important Global Forum on Youth, Peace and Security. I thank His Royal Highness, Crown Prince Al Hussein Bin Abdullah II of Jordan, as well as the Government and people of Jordan […]

21 August 2015|News for Youth, News Stories, Speeches on Youth|

Informal Youth Gathering before Global Forum on Youth, Peace and Security

The Global Forum on Youth, Peace and Security starts Friday 21 August, 2015! Join the conversation, learn more, and watch LIVE, all here!

The Global #Youth4Peace Forum starts tomorrow! Follow it live here: http://t.co/KNe2rQTKSv pic.twitter.com/yhBJCuHLKN
— UNDP Youth (@undp4youth) August 20, 2015

Before Friday’s Global Forum kicked off, participants were actively engaged on Thursday at the Informal Youth […]

20 August 2015|Envoy’s news, News Stories|

World Humanitarian Day 2015

August 19th, 2015 marks World Humanitarian Day. We celebrate the spirit that inspires humanitarian work around the world and pay tribute to all the heroic aid workers who have given their lives helping the world’s most vulnerable people. To support humanitarian action, use the hashtag #ShareHumanity and join the rallying cry for humanity.

Learn more & […]

18 August 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

#Youth4Peace Storify

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18 August 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

RECAP: Youth Mobilization for Global Action and Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) #YouthDay

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12 August 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

RECAP: Youth Civic Engagement and the United Nations #YouthDay

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12 August 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

RECAP: My World – A Future Defined by 5 million Young People Globally for #YouthDay

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12 August 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|