The OneMinutesJr. video of the week!

Posted October 3, 2013 no picture

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Next week’s International Day of the Girl Child focuses on girls’ education. In Cambodia, 13-year Saom Sreida really wants her friend to be able to go to school. Her @theoneminutesjr video envisions her making that happen. http://youtu.be/tzThksqUjMA


Your name: Samantha Robison Your age: 27 Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I grew up in the Washington DC Area, in the USA. Currently, I don’t have a home. I am always on the move from project to project. I spend the majority of my time in Mozambique. According to your business card – what’s your job title? Founder and Director of aptART. AptART is an organization of artists and activists working with vulnerable and marginalized yout...


The OneMinutesJr. video of the week!

Posted September 26, 2013 no picture

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Today for our OneMinutesJr. Day, Hervé, 12 years old, is taking us to Madagascar. "Practice makes perfect." http://youtu.be/NtVg9sKMzQo


The OneMinutesJr. video of the week!

Posted September 19, 2013 no picture

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Saturday is International Day of Peace. 18-year-old Mentesnot Alemu Bezuneh, from Ethiopia, made this @theoneminutesjr to illustrate that understanding and accepting differences can lead to a more peaceful world. http://youtu.be/9l5qQk2_7qA


The OneMinutesJr. video of the week!

Posted September 11, 2013 no picture

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Check out this humorous take on the side effect of years of knowledge, brought to you by youth filmmaker Filip Šušnjar from Bosnia and Herzegovina: http://youtu.be/YT6hqMIgb1g


NEW on VOY: The OneMinutesJr. video of the week!

Posted September 5, 2013 no picture

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"Looking Ahead" by Andrei Gasnash, 15, Ukraine. A young man rejects temptations by moving forward. http://youtu.be/jnL6sLLR5LA From now on, Voices of Youth will share with you a OneMinutesJr. video every week. What are OneMinutesJr. you ask me? They are sixty-second videos made by young people (between the ages of 12 and 20) from all over the world. Time may be limited in a One Minutes Jr video, but not the freedom to express oneself creatively, which is the basic right...


Does South Africa have the worst education system in Africa?

Posted September 4, 2013 no picture

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"Is SA’s education system the worst in Africa? Not according to the data South Africa’s former apartheid-era foreign affairs minister, Pik Botha, recently claimed that the country’s education system is the worst in Africa. How much does Botha know about education system rankings? Very little it turns out. Data shows that while South Africa lags behind a number of African countries, there are many with worse education systems." Read more: http://bit.ly/17N4QGW...


Please, tell us your name and age: Zenaida Pérez Gutiérrez, 29 years old. Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I am from Santa María Tlahuitoltepec, Mixe, in Mexico and I currently live in Oaxaca City, the state capital. According to your business card – what’s your job title? I am Chief of Department of Indigenous Women's Rights, a department that addresses the situation of indigenous people in the state. Some of my functions include...


Behind the Voices - "It is as if Malian youth were kept prisoners."

Posted August 23, 2013 no picture

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We are in Mali this week to meet Fatouma. She tells us about her commitment to women’s rights, how she got where she is now, as well as about the role of youth in the Malian presidential elections that were just concluded. My name is Fatouma Harber, I was born in Timbuktu, but I spent my childhood in Niger where I graduated from the Municipal High School of Niamey. I obtained my Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at the University of Bamako, Faculty of Arts. Since 2007, I have...


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