Opportunities for Youth

The Latest Youth Related Videos from the UN and Youth

Win a trip to COP22: UNFCCC video contest!


Starting today, you are invited to tell the world how you are shaping a more sustainable future by entering the second annual Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change.

The competition, which is being run by Television for the Environment (tve) and is part of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change’s Action for Climate […]

20 May 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Call for Video Entries: PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival

From Plural +,  joint initiative of UNAOC and IOM

PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival on Migration, Celebrating Diversity and Social Inclusion – Call for Video Entries


Visit the PLURAL+ website to submit your video entry
The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) invite you to submit original […]

10 May 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

#YouthStats – Share your views on how to improve the situation of youth

Over the past couple months, we have been gathering the latest statistics from various UN Partners on the situation of youth globally across a wide range of topics. In the interest of informing the conversation around the situation of youth, we have published them here on our website and will sharing out #YouthStats on social […]

5 May 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Call for Proposals: Consulting Adolescents towards the Development of the Global AA-HA! Framework

From WHO

Call for Proposals: consulting young and vulnerable adolescents towards the development of the global AA-HA! Framework (Accelerated Action for the Health of Adolescents)
At its 68th session, the World Health Assembly endorsed the proposal of the Secretariat to develop an Accelerated Action for the Health of Adolescents (AA-HA!) Framework, in consultation with
Member States, adolescents and young people, other […]

5 May 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition

From Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition

Welcoming young innovators to co-create a peaceful and sustainable world!
About the Competition
The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and 169 related targets address the most important social, economic, environmental, health and governance challenges of our time.

The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is a global programme and an online platform, which supports the implementation […]

2 May 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Participate in the Online Consultation: Youth – feeding the future

From FAO

Participate in the online consultation ahead of the international expert meeting “Youth – feeding the future. Addressing the challenges faced by rural youth aged 15 to 17 in preparing for and accessing decent work!”
Open until 15 May 2016.

Rural youth are the future of food security and rural poverty reduction. They are also the present […]

2 May 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Join 66th UN DPI/NGO Conference: “Education for Global Citizenship: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals Together”

Gyeongju, Republic of Korea
30 May – 01 June, 2016

Learn more: http://outreach.un.org/ngorelations/conference/

The 66th United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI)/Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Conference will be held in the City of Gyeongju, Republic of Korea from 30 May to 1 June 2016. The Conference title is “Education for Global Citizenship: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals Together.” […]

22 April 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Register for Fishackathon 2016 – Rome, Italy

From FAO and Fishackathon

 FAO will be hosting the first Rome venue for Fishackathon 2016 during the Earth Day weekend of 22-24 April at the FAO Headquarters
“This is the first time this event is being held at the United Nations. We believe it is fitting that FAO, with its long commitment to supporting member countries in implementing […]

11 April 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival 2016: Call for Entries Now Open


PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival is a joint initiative of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) that invites the world’s youth to submit original and creative videos focusing on the themes of migration, diversity and social inclusion. By supporting the distribution of youth-produced media, PLURAL+ recognizes youth […]

1 April 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

UNCTAD14 Youth Forum “Shaping the World We Want”


September 2015 was a big month in New York, as the world leaders adopted the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development: a new program setting goals to be implemented over the next 15 years for a better world.

From 17 to 22 July 2016, world leaders from the public and private sectors, academia and NGOs will […]

1 April 2016|Opportunities for Youth|