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Why I want to see young people involved

Posted May 15, 2014 no picture Global Education First Initiative Youth Advocacy Group

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By Luiz Carlos Guedes 14 May 2014 - Last week, almost 1,000 young people met in Colombo, Sri Lanka, to discuss their priorities and goals in global development. With sponsorship from Women Thrive, I attended the World Conference on Youth along with five other members of the United Nations' GEFI Youth Advocacy Group (YAG) in order to bring new perspectives to the discussions. It was a really exciting experience that I wanted to make the most of since this global meeting wa...