‘We were judgmental of young people’

Malawi – “I thought family planning was for married people, not for girls. We were not friendly to young people. We were judgmental,” says Blessings Sonkhanani, a nurse at Namwera Health Center. “Now I know that anyone of childbearing age is eligible for family planning. Now we know what young people need, we’re special to […]

4 August 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

In Germany ahead of G7 summit, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon rallies support for ‘once-in-a-generation’ UN sustainability agenda

The world has before it a unique opportunity to build a better future for all, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon declared yesterday in Bonn, Germany, where he urged broad support for a trio of course-correcting United Nations events in 2015 that aim to lock down agreements on protecting the planet, ensuring sustainable development and unleashing the finances and […]

8 June 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

UNFCCC Fellowship Programme for Small Island Developing States 2014

29 May 2014|Opportunities for Youth|

Global youth movement meets President of the General Assembly at COP19 in Warsaw

20 November 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Envoy on Youth highlights key role of youth in addressing climate change

20 September 2013|Envoy’s news, News for Youth|

Envoy on Youth Joins UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in Virtual Dialogue on Climate Change with Youth Leaders

29 August 2013|Envoy’s news, News for Youth|