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Summer of Solutions

As the effects of climate change become more apparent and continue to cast doubt over the quality of life of the next generation, young people today have taken it upon themselves to hold governments accountable, call for action and brainstorm solutions, leading the way towards a radical new approach to addressing climate concerns.Last summer,

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10,000 young entrepreneurs for the Global South

Entrepreneurs are “drivers of innovation” and “change agents” providing a win-win situation for all, and developing countries especially need them to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. To invigorate the entrepreneurship ecosystem of the Global South, UNOSSC will provide one-stop shop support using South-South and triangular cooperation to 10,000 young entrepreneurs through the YES programme.

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Sommet-jeunesse #ClimateAction de l’ONU

  Le 21 Septembre 2019, restera une journée gravée dans les annales pour les jeunes. Réunissant       + 1000 jeunes, le Sommet de la Jeunesse pour le Climat #ClimateAction des Nations Unie, est le PREMIER et le plus IMPORTA NT rassemblement de l'@ONU_fr, consacré à l’accompagnement des jeunes et de leurs efforts dans la lutte contre les

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11 Key Takeaways from United Nations Youth Climate Summit!

  This weekend was a monumental moment for young people, as 1000+ youth gathered for the first and biggest gathering in the United Nations dedicated for young people and their #ClimateAction. But yesterday was not only about gathering, but it was also about making sure that

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2 Years as the UN Youth Envoy: Jay’s Journal

Ever since I took up this exciting yet challenging job as the UN Secretary General's Envoy on Youth 2 years ago, I’ve been on a continuous learning process on what it means to be a part of the largest generation in the world, and what it takes to bring to the spotlight

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High-Level Political Forum 2019 – What are the youth-focused events?

    If you are in New York between the 9th and the 18th of July, are taking part to the United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, or are interested in seeing what's going on this week for young people, you might want to take a look at this! This is a

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UN Youth Envoy at Lisboa+21 Conference

21 years ago in 1998, the Lisbon Declaration was first adopted in the World Conference of Ministers responsible for Youth in Lisbon, Portugal. By adopting the Declaration, governments agreed to develop national youth policies and programmes to address some of the pressing challenges and unique opportunities in the 21st century. This June I attended #Lisboa21,

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UN Youth Envoy Visit to West Bank and Gaza

On June 19, I arrived on my first visit to East Jerusalem. I started the mission with a morning briefing with United Nations OCHA before I begin my visit to UNRWA’s school and summer camps. Afterward, I went to the Shufat Girls' School. The school is run by UNRWA and there I had the opportunity to meet

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UN Youth Envoy visit to Jordan

I recently returned from my mission to Jordan. On the first day of my visit, I went to The Citadel, one of the UNESCO World Heritage. The preservation of cultural sites is important because it allows future generations to learn about their heritage & history.  I also met with the UN Country

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