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Post-2015 Updates from a Child Rights Perspective on Instagram & Tumblr

Publié 23 septembre 2014 no picture CallieKGpost2015

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The UNICEF Post-2015 Team is pleased to share its new social media sites on Instagram and Tumblr! These sites will give updates on the Post-2015 Development Agenda from a child rights perspective. In July, the UN System released a report that was essentially a “first draft” of the future Post-2015 Development Agenda and which will be what governments use to negotiate on for the official Agenda next fall. The UNICEF Post-2015 social media sites on Instagram and Tumblr will b...


What are the barriers to education in Brazil & Mexico?

Publié 23 septembre 2014 Avatar KateVOY

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Yesterday a really interesting event took place at the UNICEF offices in New York. A group of youth delegates from Brazil and Mexico shared their personal stories and views on what the barriers are to education in their countries. The issues that they raised included: 1.Schools where teachers don't speak indigenous languages; 2. Poor quality of text books; 3. Violence and discrimination - especially for LGBT and indigenous youth; 4. Schools that are located far from w...


Global Survey on Youth

Publié 16 juillet 2014 Avatar Thamara Kandabada

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This is an open invitation to the youth of the world. Being a youth activist from Sri Lanka, I have always been passionate about contemporary issues faced by youth. In view of this I took part as a delegate at World Conference on Youth 2014, where I was able to get in touch with youth activists from different parts of the world, who were specialising in a diverse areas of work, ranging from gender equality to youth-led development. Taking a step further, I have applied to be...


Youth & Community Theatre for Development

Publié 24 juin 2014 no picture CallieKGpost2015

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Yesterday morning, on 23 June at UNICEF NYHQ, there was a feature on “Community Theatre in Achieving Results for Children” that was part of UNICEF’s 2014 Spotlight series on Communication for Development (C4D) Innovations for Equity. This feature facilitated a panel discussion on how Community Theatre can be an effective platform for youth to identify, validate, solve, and express personal, social, or political issues critical to their lives and experiences. There were quite...


Do you want to help create the future you want?

Publié 26 février 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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Do you want to help create the future you want? On February 18th, the President of the General Assembly launched a Global Partnership on Youth in the Post-2015 Development Agenda along with UN Youth Envoy, Ahmad Alhendawi. But, what can you do? YOU can add your voice, debate, and make your voice heard through. YOUR voice will aim to formulate ideas which can be proposed for inter-governmental discussions. Make your voice heard through crowdsourcing: https://crowdsourcing.itu.int/


Our Future Starts Today

Publié 8 novembre 2013 Avatar KateVOY

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Youth Statement at Regional Consultation on Post-2015 Development Agenda in Europe & Central Asia We have our vision of the future, and in that future, in OUR future, there’s no poverty and there is social justice. Everyone feels protected by their human rights. Every adolescent and youth gets quality education. Every person gets the healthcare they need. Every person is free to express his or her cultural heritage without being discriminated. All people are treated...