The Youth Forum at the 61st Session on Commission on Status of Women (CSW 61) is critical opportunity for young people and adolescents in all their diversities to convene in advance of the official opening of CSW to amplify their common concerns and advocacy efforts.

The Youth Forum is a safe space for young people, particularly young women and girls, to openly, and strategically discuss the challenges and opportunities in their local, national, regional and global contexts in accelerating progress to achieve gender equality and sustainable development.

Make your voices count!

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Who will be attending? Is there an age limit to enter the event?

Young women and men from all regions in the world are all invited to participate in this event. However,
If you are under 18, you may attend with a chaperon. Please contact the organisers to inform us and get approval.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

You will need a valid photo ID to enter the event. If you are under 18, you will need chaperon.

Is my registration ticket transferrable?

No. Your registration ticket is not transferrable

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?

The name on the registration MUST match the person who attends.

Is there any cost involved?

There is no attendance fee for the Youth Forum. However, all other costs related to your participation are at your own expense..

Can I receive support for my US visa application?

Yes, the organisers can provide you a support letter to accompany your visa application once you are fully confirmed for participation.