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UNRWA Rehabilitation centre for the visually impaired launches pilot karate training for students – building self-confidence through sport
In August 2015, for the first time the UNRWA Rehabilitation Centre for the Visually Impaired (RCVI), in partnership with the al-Mashtal sports club in Gaza city, launched a pilot karate training for eight visually impaired students aimed at establishing the first Palestinian karate team that includes children with special needs.
“Sports training for children is an […]
Youth using Music for successful UN Climate Change Conference – COP21
“Three awards, three continents”
GYMC15 Online Voting Award Winner:
“Sahabat Alam” (Friends of Nature) – Adeline Suwana, Sahabat Alam, Indonesia, Link to the video: wshe.es/jSmGtCet
GYMC15 Jury Award Winner:
“Speak for the Trees” – Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, Earth Guardians, United States, Link to the video: wshe.es/NDNcT7GH
GYMC15 Jury Special Recognition […]
CHISINAU, the Republic of Moldova – “It is not easy at all for me to live alone,” Tudor told UNFPA. He has been living by himself since he was 13 years old, when the last of his family members moved abroad to work.
His story is a common one. Many children in the Republic of Moldova […]
Young participants from the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum have been hard at work at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, presenting the final recommended actions from the Forum.
The recommendations were presented at the Plenary Session of UNESCO’s General Conference, by young participants from Liberia, Haiti and East Timor. Participants will also present the recommendations at each […]
For the Palestinian members of Networks of Mediterranean Youth (NET-MED Youth), the month of November started with a training workshop on Media and Information Literacy (MIL). The workshop, which was held on November 2-4, 2015 in Ramallah, gathered 10 young Palestinian journalists and activists and was organized by the UNESCO Office in Ramallah within the […]
The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme in India, Youth Ki Awaaz (YKA) and Action/2015 are convinced that India’s young population and their spirit of volunteerism can help overcome poverty and achieve the sustainable development agenda. They are therefore constantly exploring possibilities to mobilize and engage volunteers and to give voice to the youth of the […]
Highlights of the third and last day of the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum which was organized from 26 to 28 October 2015 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris (France).
One year ago, from October 28th to October 30th, 2014, over 700 experts from all different non-governmental and governmental backgrounds, came together in Baku, Azerbaijan for the 1st Global Forum on Youth Policies. Convened by the Office of the United Nations Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth (OSGEY), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations […]