Winners of the #thisability Instagram challenge have been announced!

Publicado 9 de agosto de 2013 no picture

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Drumroll please... The 5 winners of the #thisability Portraits contest have been announced! Check their brilliant pictures here: #thisability Portraits winners We ALL have abilities - that’s why back in May UNICEF asked you to share yours or your friend’s through photos as part of the State of the World’s Children report on children with disabilities. Still like to take part? Make your own personal commitment to #ENDviolence against children through our Stamp it Out photo contest: You ha...


Migration and Youth: What do you think?

Publicado 9 de agosto de 2013 no picture

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Migration, depending on the context and conditions, can represent exciting opportunities as well as daunting challenges for young people. What do YOU think? Voice your opinion: record a 1 minute video of yourself explaining what you think and post it here on Voices of Youth. Don't forget to tag it "international youth day". We'll promote the best videos to our special featured section about International Youth Day: http://bit.ly/1ckz2f3 We can't wait to hear...


Please tell us your name: Jules Febre And your age: 30 Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? Born and raised in New York City and currently living… in New York City. According to your business card – what’s your job title? Yoga teacher. And how does that compare with what you wanted to do when you were 10 years old? I do not really remember what I wanted to do when I was 10. I do remember always wanting to be “with” pe...


Behind the Voices - "“Youth” means hope. Young people embody the hope of tomorrow."

Publicado 22 de julio de 2013 no picture

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This week, “Behind the Voices” One voice can change” gives the floor to Marieme, a young high-school student who does not lack of ideas about how to improve the life conditions of those who need it in the near future. Have fun reading this! My name is Marieme, I am 16 years old and I was born in M’bour, Senegal. I currently live in Brussels, Belgium. I had the opportunity to do my studies in a more stable environment. What are the expectations of youth in your country?...


Youth advocates speak out - 'The Education We Want'

Publicado 16 de julio de 2013 no picture

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Youth advocates for education speak out!Their dreams, their hopes, their drive… Listen to what they have to say! Last week, twelve youth nominated by UNICEF and the UN Girls’ Education Initiative (UNGEI), came to New York City to participate to Malala Day. Youth nominees, between the ages 13 to 25, came from the United States, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Zimbabwe, Spain, Nicaragua, Kosovo, Korea, Pakistan, the Gambia, and Uganda. Many of the youth are advocates for g...


Voices of Youth Inspire! "I was determined to become a journalist to speak out for the voiceless"

Publicado 15 de julio de 2013 no picture

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Your name: Nakia Joyce Your age: 25 years old Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I come from Karamoja in North Eastern Uganda and currently I live in Pader, Northern Uganda. According to your business card – what’s your job title? Marketing Manager for a radio station. And how does that compare with what you wanted to do when you were 10 years old? No comparison with what I wanted to do when I was 10 years old: I was determined...


Malala Day - Live Webcast from the UN

Publicado 12 de julio de 2013 no picture

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Are you following? http://webtv.un.org/ Photo: A World at School 2013


Your name: Jisu Kim Your age: 22 Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I’m from South Korea and currently live in Bangkok. According to your business card – what’s your job title? Consultant – Education, UNICEF Regional Office for East Asia and Pacific. And how does that compare with what you wanted to do when you were 10 years old? When I was 10 years old, I had never heard or known anything about the United Nations – surpri...


Behind the Voices - "It is our mission as youth to continue fighting for our beliefs"

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Please introduce yourself : Jorge Rafael Ramirez, I am an Afro-Peruvian young man, I'm 22 years old and I was born in Lima but I grew up in a district far from the city called Ventanilla. I am an activist for the Human Rights and social inclusion of Afro descendants in Peru who have been completely marginalized and made invisible by state and society in our history, which resulted in the serious daily problems of racism, discrimination, poverty and lack of opportunities. Co...


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