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The Latest Youth Related Videos from the UN and Youth

International Youth Day Photo Contest “Sustainable Food: Youth Leading the Way”

International Youth Day Photo Contest
“Sustainable Food: Youth Leading the Way”
August 12 is International Youth Day, and this year’s theme focuses on how young people lead in sustainability. In order to mark the day, the Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth and the Zero Hunger Challenge are happy to announce the launch of a photo […]

2 August 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

UNESCO MGIEP Conference of Prevention of Violent Extremism Through Education

From UNESCO MGIEP

UNESCO MGIEP is looking for 50 dynamic young people from around the world, and across multiple sectors, who are committed to building a more peaceful and sustainable world, to participate in TAGe Delhi to share their views and opinions with decision-makers and experts working on Prevention of Violent Extremism through Education(PVE/E).

Are you between […]

21 July 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

New and Emerging Talent Initiative (NETI)

From UNICEF

Are you a NETI?
1. Are you fluent in English and at an intermediate level (working knowledge) in another official language of the UN i.e. Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish?
2. Have you completed an advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent)?
3. Do you have 5 years of relevant professional work experience?
4. […]

18 July 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Invitation for Youth to Submit Videos to the UN for the International Day of Peace

The Education Outreach Section of the United Nations Department of Public Information invites young people from around the world between the ages of 15 and 24 to submit 10- to 15-second videos in English on how the Sustainable Development Goals can build peace. When making your videos, think about why ending poverty, addressing climate change, […]

7 July 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Youth Competitions for UNIDO’s 50th Anniversary

In order to ensure a bright future for inclusive and sustainable development, it is vital to facilitate a close collaboration with today’s youth. It is the young generation’s creativity, innovation and dedication that our future will be built upon. Therefore, as part of UNIDO’s 50th Anniversary celebration, we are pleased to announce UNIDO’s two international […]

30 June 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change

From UN Climate Change

Starting today, young people are invited to tell the world how they 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 […]

29 June 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Apply to Attend 8th Annual Millennium Campus Conference

From MCN

THE MILLENNIUM CAMPUS NETWORK (MCN) IS THE TALENT PIPELINE FOR GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT.
This August 1st-5th, 2016 we are thrilled to be hosting the 8th Annual Millennium Campus Conference in Washington, D.C. 

In 2015, over 500 student leaders from over 50 countries gathered at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City for the 7th Annual Conference.  More than 5,500 youth […]

22 June 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Call for Applications for the 2016 UNAOC Fellowship Program

Candidates from Europe and North America (EUNA) and from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) can now apply until Sunday June 26th 2016 to participate in the 2016 edition of the UNAOC Fellowship Program.
The main objective of the Fellowship Program is to challenge cultural stereotypes and develop cross-cultural partnerships between peoples from different faiths and […]

21 June 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Submit Videos to the United Nations for the International Day of Peace

The Education Outreach Section of the United Nations Department of Public Information invites young people from around the world between the ages of 15 and 24 to submit 10- to 15-second videos in English on how the Sustainable Development Goals can build peace.

When making your videos, think about why ending poverty, addressing climate change, […]

21 June 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

Submit to the Film4Climate Global Competition

From Film4Climate

The Flim4Climate Global Competition invites filmmakers between the ages of 14-35 years old from all over the world to showcase their talents and create a Public Service Advertisement (PSA) (less than 1 min) or a short film (1-5 minutes) about climate action.

THE VIDEOS SHOULD SHOW A PERSONAL CLIMATE CHANGE NARRATIVE:
-What does climate change […]

17 June 2016|Opportunities for Youth|