Telling the stories of teenage mothers

by Agnieszka Napierala

Miragoâne, Haiti: “When are you going to see your son?” I asked. “In less than two weeks, for two days.” A weak smile crosses Michonda’s tired face. “It has been four months,” she adds.

Five years ago, at barely 13, Michonda’s childhood was stolen. She was brutally raped and became pregnant. While the rapist managed […]

27 August 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

UN is ready to meaningfully engage young people

27 August 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

UN Envoy on Youth Ahmad Alhendawi Hosts “One UN: Uniting for Youth” Google+ Hangout

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

UNV youth volunteers welcomed at Czech Republic Ministry of Foreign Affairs

by Veronika Jemelikova
Seven young Czech nationals are being funded by the Czech Republic’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs to serve in the UNV Internship Programme and met with Ministry officials before their deployment. In front of Czernin Palais in Prague (from left) are Iva Ulmanova (assigned to UN Women Kosovo), Jan Naplava (serving at UNAIDS Cambodia), […]

25 August 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|