7 Oct, 2014

UN Youth Envoy proud partner of 2nd Annual World Bank Group Youth Summit

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The theme of the second annual World Bank Group Youth Summit taking place on the eve of the IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings was "The Need for Open and Responsive Governments." The Office of the UN Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth was proud to collaborate on this initiative that brought together high-level plenary sessions and tailored workshops

7 Oct, 2014

UNFPA launches the ‘Show Your Selfie’ Global Movement

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The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and Global Citizen have launched the #showyourselfie global campaign to urge world leaders to prioritize the needs and rights of young people in the post-2015 development agenda. There are 1.8 billion young people in the world today - more than ever before. Yet, millions of them, especially girls, lack access