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Join UNGEI Youth Consultation: Let your voice be heard!

Do you care about girls’ education?

To strengthen our impact, UN Girls’ Education Initiative wants to involve young people in its work in an active and meaningful way. As part of this work, UNGEI is holding an online consultation with youth. Your views will help influence UNGEI’s strategy for involving youth better around the world.

Help shape […]

30 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

How can you(th) participate in the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum in Paris from 26 to 28 October 2015?

For its 9th edition, UNESCO is working to make its Youth Forum even more inclusive, diverse and representative of youth around the world. UNESCO wishes to involve motivated and dynamic young women and men who would like to have their voices heard on the Forum’s themes selected by themselves.

The Forum’s participants should be between 18 […]

24 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Join the #MigrantHeroes Smartphone Film Competition!

Promote positive perceptions of migrants with your smartphone and compete for the 5th Olleh International Smartphone Film Festival (OISFF)’s special Migrant Heroes Prize of 2000$ and the festival’s official grand prize of 10000$!

The #MigrantHeroes Smartphone Film Competition is a new International Organization for Migration (IOM) initiative to collect films shot on smartphones that tell migrant stories from […]

23 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Registration is open! Join us at UN Headquarters on 12 August 2015 to commemorate International Youth Day

Join us in UN Headquarters on 12 August 2015 to commemorate International Youth Day under the theme Youth Civic Engagement.

About the Youth Day Event:

The event, which will consist of two inter-active panels, will showcase inspiring ways in which young people engage in civic, political and social spheres and will explore how the issue of youth […]

16 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Join the Urban Dialogues and participate in the elaboration of the New Urban Agenda

A new electronic platform allowing people from all over the world to contribute to the debates around the New Urban Agenda has been launched as part of the activities leading up to the Habitat III conference in October 2016.

The Urban Dialogues is hosting a series of e-discussions until 31 July with the aim of integrating […]

9 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Save the Date: World Youth Skills Day – 15 July 2015

On Wednesday 15 July 2015, join the Permanent Missions of Portugal and Sri Lanka, UNESCO, ILO, and the Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, for a special event on: Youth Skills in the Post 2015 Development Agenda.

This special event will be hosted in Conference Room 5 of the United Nations Headquarters in New York, […]

7 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Join the conversation on Sustainable Development Goals: How can we turn our vision for 2030 into reality?

How can we turn our vision for 2030 into reality?

On Friday, 10 July 2015, from 12 PM to 1 PM EDT (New York Time), join @ThomasGass, Assistant Secretary-General for Policy Coordination and Inter-agency Affairs, and share your questions or thoughts using #SDGsChat and #YouthNow.

The international community is at a turning point. The Millennium Development Goals […]

7 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Join the Youth Consultation on the Amman Declaration on Youth, Peace and Security

The Global Forum on Youth, Peace and Security will take place in Jordan on the 21st and 22nd of August, 2015. The Forum is envisaged as a turning point towards a new international agenda on youth, peace and security. Stemming from the thematic debate organized by the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan during its presidency of the […]

6 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Join the global Twitter Chat for the launch of Millennium Development Goals Progress Report and Education & Health for Every Woman and Every Child

TODAY at 12 pm EST (New York Time), join the Twitter chat marking the launch of the final MDG Progress and the High-Level Oslo Summit on Education for Development. 

The Twitter chat will be an opportunity to join a conversation on progress in women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health under the MDGs and what’s next, as well as […]

6 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Apply for the Global Youth Consultation on World Humanitarian Summit in Doha

On 1-2 September 2015, the Global Youth Consultation for the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) will take place in Doha, Qatar.

The big event is hosted by the organization Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) and organized by the WHS Youth Working Group, the International Federation of the Red Cross, with support of, amongst others, the WHS […]

2 July 2015|Opportunities for Youth|