Name: Leonardo Martinez Age: I'm 33 years old. Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I am from a town called Malargue which is located 450 Km from Mendoza city, Argentina. I am currently living in San Rafael, Mendoza, Argentina. According to your business card – what’s your job title? I am partner and founder of the snow ski trade called 2co skis (derived from the word in spanish 2 cojones skis). Actually, I am the shaper man ins...


Learning for all through inclusive education

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Achieving learning for all through inclusive education perspectives and practices Source: http://globaleducationfirst.org/2343.htm Rolando Jr. C. Villamero, from the Philippines, is a member of the Global Education First Initiative Youth Advocacy Group.The question of inclusive education is close to his heart and tells us about it on the Global Education First Initiative's blog through the story of Gabriel and Abigail, two children with disabilities. Gabriel's story “...


« Deux vies à quelques kilomètres de distance » : Demain sur vos écrans!

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Le 30 mai nous dévoilerons la nouvelle série vidéo « Deux vies à quelques kilomètres de distance » (« 2 Lives: 2 Miles Apart ») qui a cette année pour sujet les enfants handicapés. Ce film est inspiré de thèmes du rapport « La Situation des enfants dans le monde » qui est consacré cette année aux enfants handicapés. Pour voir les bandes-annonce: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SzQyb2_5KU&feature=youtu.be http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfqzeuygQgY


New Countries, New Projects

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We are very proud to welcome two new countries to the Voices of Youth Connect team: South Africa and Zambia. In South Africa, the Young Reporters Network has been working in different provinces implementating radio programs in youth clubs and partnering with local radio stations allowing youth participants to investigate local issues and to initiate a dialogue within the community to address these issues. Voices of Youth Connect will join this wonderful initiative by providin...


« Behind the Voices! » is a new feature of Voices of Youth, where we will introduce one of our active users. Sarah is the first one of the series, she is telling you about her work with people with disabilities and how she helps them enter the job market, but also about her non-profit involvement with elderly people. My name is Sarah, I am 22 years old and I was born in Nancy, France. After I graduated from high school, I felt like discovering the world. I had the chance to i...


"2 Lives: 2 Miles Apart" : video series will be launched tomorrow!

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Tomorrow, we will be releasing the " 2 Lives: 2 Miles Apart" video series on children and youth with disabilities. Armenia, Malaysia, Mozambique, Turkey, Uruguay and the USA will be featured. Watch the trailers here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SzQyb2_5KU&feature=youtu.be http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfqzeuygQgY


Name: Christine Sun Kim Age: 32 Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? Orange Country, California. I currently live and work in New York City. According to your business card – what’s your job title? Artist and Museum Educator. And how does that compare with what you wanted to do when you were 10 years old? I’ve always wanted to be a painter (and an actress) since I was little. In fact, I am now a painter, but in a completely a...


Yesterday was the official launch of a version of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples written specifically for the use of indigenous adolescents. It is an encouragement for them to know their rights and those of their community. You can find it here in English: http://www.unicef.org/policyanalysis/rights/files/HRBAP_UN_Rights_Indig_Peoples.pdf And here in Spanish (translation by UNDP): http://www.unicef.org/spanish/p...


Voices of Youth Inspire! "Nursing is a phenomenal way to see the world!"

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Name: Karin Benson Age: 28 Location: Conakry, Guinea / Brisbane, Australia According to your business card – what’s your job title? I don’t have a business card, but I am a registered nurse, currently specializing in wound care. I work on the Africa Mercy, a non-governmental hospital ship that provides free surgeries for the people in West Africa. Most of my current patients have suffered from burn injuries that were never treated or from disfiguring tumors – all...



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