11 Mar, 2014

UNESCO gathers young people to discuss promoting human rights globally

On 6 March, 800 youth aged 18 to 35 came together at UNESCO to participate in the event “Education, sport and cultural diversity – New attitudes to promote human rights in the world”. It was a collaborative event organized by the NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee, 40 NGOs and the UNESCO Secretariat. Nine projects developed by and for young […]

11 Mar, 2014

UN Envoy on Youth visit to Slovenia marks the launch of the country’s UN Youth Delegate Programme

Yesterday, the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, undertook his first official visit to Slovenia, where he met with H.E. Karl Erjavec, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and H.E. Jernej Pikalo, Minister of Education, Science and Sport, as well as main youth representatives in the country.