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Summer of Solutions

29 November 2019|Envoy’s news|

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

UN Youth Envoy at Lisboa+21 Conference

25 June 2019|Envoy’s news|

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

2019 ECOSOC Youth Forum

7 May 2019|Blog, Envoy’s news|

On 8-9 April 2019, the 8th Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Youth Forum took place in the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Over 1000 young people from all over the world gathered together