9 Dec, 2020

Young Human Rights Defenders Adapting to COVID-19

Celebrating Youth Resilience & Creativity on International Human Rights Day By: The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth & Amnesty International’s Global Youth Collective  Youth-led human rights activism has never been an easy task. Even before the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted the lives of people everywhere, many young human rights defenders faced multiple challenges to their

8 Dec, 2020

UN Security Council Youth, Peace & Security Resolution 2419

Subcategory: Youth, Peace and Security Preview LEARN MORE UN Security Council Youth, Peace & Security Resolution 2419 The Security Council today underscored the role of youth in preventing and resolving conflict, as well as in building and maintaining peace, encouraging Member States to include young people

8 Dec, 2020

Youth and peace and security – Report of the Secretary-General

Subcategory: Youth, Peace and Security Preview LEARN MORE Toolkit Name: Youth and peace and security - Report of the Secretary-General The Security Council today underscored the role of youth in preventing and resolving conflict, as well as in building and maintaining peace, encouraging Member States

8 Dec, 2020

UN Security Council Youth, Peace & Security Resolution 2250

Subcategory: Youth, Peace and Security Preview LEARN MORE Toolkit Name: UN Security Council Youth, Peace & Security Resolution 2250 The Security Council today underscored the role of youth in preventing and resolving conflict, as well as in building and maintaining peace, encouraging Member States to

8 Dec, 2020

Global Coalition YPS

Subcategory: Youth, Peace and Security Preview LEARN MORE Toolkit Name: Global Coalition YPS The Working Group on Youth and Peacebuilding (WG-YPB) was established in 2012 as part of the broader UN Inter-Agency Network on Youth Development (IANYD). The WG-YPB is co-chaired by United Nations Peacebuilding

8 Dec, 2020

Compact for Young People in Humanitarian Action

Subcategory: Youth, Peace and Security Preview LEARN MORE Toolkit Name: Compact for Young People in Humanitarian Action The Compact for Young People in Humanitarian Action is a global call by currently 53 international organizations, governmental and non-governmental members to prioritize the needs and rights of

8 Dec, 2020

One UN Climate Change Learning Partnership (E-learning courses)

Subcategory: Youth, Peace and Security Preview LEARN MORE Toolkit Name: One UN Climate Change Learning Partnership (E-learning courses) "Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation

8 Dec, 2020

Toolkit YPS: UN Security Council Youth, Peace & Security Resolution 2535

Subcategory: Youth, Peace and Security Preview LEARN MORE Toolkit Name: UN Security Council Youth, Peace & Security Resolution 2535 The Security Council today underscored the role of youth in preventing and resolving conflict, as well as in building and maintaining peace, encouraging Member States to

4 Dec, 2020

On International Volunteers Day, Meet Our First Class of Fellows 

5 December 2020   Earlier this year, the Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth said goodbye to unpaid internships, introducing a new fellowship programme — in collaboration with UN Volunteers (UNV) — designed specifically to provide more meaningful, paid employment opportunities for young people at the United Nations.  Through the programme, we received thousands of applications from qualified, passionate candidates around the world, all eager to contribute