Women Leaders of the United Nations, SDG Media Zone – ECOSOC Youth Forum 2018

With the participation of Amina Mohammed, UN Deputy Secretary-General; Jan Beagle, UN Under Secretary-General for Management; Ursula Mueller, UN Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs

The role of youth in building sustainable and resilient urban and rural communities- #YOUTH2030. The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Youth Forum, to be held on 30-31 January 2018, will provide a platform for youth to engage in a dialogue with Member States and to discuss the policy frameworks and promote innovative, institutionalised approaches and initiatives for advancing the youth development agenda at national, regional and global levels with a view to promoting solutions to the global challenge of strengthening resilience and sustainable development.