Winners of Global Challenges Youth Music Contest #GYMC15 Announced

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:

GYMC15 Jury […]

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Y-peer Moldova brings sexual health education to vulnerable youth

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 […]

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Recommendations from the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum presented at the General Conference

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 […]

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Palestinian youth from Gaza and the west bank gain new media and information literacy skills

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 […]

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Pacific Community and Envoy on Youth turn the tide on Pacific youth outlook

The Pacific Community’s 9th Conference on the Pacific island of Niue brought together ministers from over twenty countries, development partners, and youth representatives, and its High-Level Dialogue on “Nurturing a resilient generation and future Pacific leaders” […]

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Pacific youth on island of Niue joined by UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth!

Travelling to the Pacific island “Niue”, the United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, encouraged Pacific youth to take action supporting and implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and tackling Climate Change.

Joining […]

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UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth to attend High-level Dialogue on Pacific youth

Press Release:


Click for .PDF or use link here: High-level Dialogue on Pacific Youth
Text below:
A High-Level Dialogue on youth will be part of the upcoming biennial Conference of the Pacific Community in Niue next week.

More than half […]

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A new interactive debate on Indian youth themes live-streamed worldwide

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. […]

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Video: 9th UNESCO Youth Forum – Day 3 Highlights

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).


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1st Global Forum on Youth Policies

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 […]

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