5 Jun, 2014

ECOSOC Youth Forum closes with Global Youth Call and plans to strengthen youth participation at ECOSOC

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In New York, the third annual ECOSOC Youth Forum concluded yesterday with a Global Youth Call being presented to Member States. Endorsed by more than 1,000 youth and civil society organizations from some 140 countries, the Global Youth Call is an emerging global consensus on concrete proposals for target areas on youth in the Post-2015 Development Agenda. […]

5 Jun, 2014

Message from United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on World Environment Day

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“Raise Your Voice, Not the Sea Level”   World Environment Day 2014 falls during the International Year of Small Island Developing States, declared by the United Nations General Assembly to raise awareness of the special needs of this diverse coalition as part of the global discussion on how to achieve a sustainable future for all. […]