KABUL, Afghanistan – “We had a case where one of the callers, a girl, was pregnant, and when she told her boyfriend about her condition, he disappeared. She was desperate when she called us, even considering committing suicide,” said Shkullah Hassanyar. Dr. Hassanyar is part of a team of doctors who staff the Youth Health […]
Check out all the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum photos and videos on the links below :
Pictures Before the Youth Forum (25/10/15)
Pictures DAY 1 (26/10/15)
Pictures DAY 2 (27/10/15)
Pictures DAY 3 (28/10/15)
Highlights of the second day of the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum which is organized from 26 to 28 October 2015 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris (France).
On Monday 26 October 2015, the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum opened at the Organization’s Paris Headquarters, with the participation of hundreds of young women and men coming from all regions of the world.
Before the Opening Session itself, the Director-General of UNESCO, in the presence of H.E. Mr Hao Ping, President of the 37th General […]
“Enough… enough pain.” 15-year-old Syrian refugee Shaimae is crossing the Serbian border into Croatia with her mother and sisters. They are heading to Germany in the hopes of starting a new life. With a tear-filled plea about the deep impact fleeing has had on her, she says: “We just need someone to understand us, to […]
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Launching the report “Global Employment Trends for Youth: Scaling up investment in decent jobs for youth”, a briefing was co-organized Wed., 14 of October, by the Permanent Missions of Morocco and Spain and the International Labour Organization.
The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, moderated the gathering of policymakers, youth participants, and civil society, to […]
More than 2,500 youth from 120 countries took part in a variety of engaging lectures, workshops and public events from October 3 to 6.
Young farmers, food producers and food professionals from all over the world gathered in Milan to discuss the future of food and farming at We Feed the Planet, a four-day programme hosted […]
The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, will address the Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit on October 7th in Washington D.C . Running from October 6th-8th, the Summit features one hundred and four presenters from 40 countries will share their expertise across 50 different sessions and focus on increasing the impact, scale, and sustainability of youth economic opportunity […]
Youth Gateway | Global Youth Partnership for the Sustainable Development Goals announced at UNGA high-level side event
Speaking to an audience of young entrepreneurs gathered in New York for an UN General Assembly high-level side event on Youth Entrepreneurship, the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, announced the new Youth Gateway | Global Youth Partnership for the Sustainable Development Goals.
In innovative ways the Youth Gateway will facilitate connecting young people with opportunities […]