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United Nations Youth
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Today is World #Malaria Day.
Nearly half of the world's population is at risk of malaria. In 2015, there were roughly 212 million malaria cases and an estimated 429 000 malaria deaths. But malaria is preventable.

Test your malaria prevention knowledge here: [ Bit.ly Link ]

And also find out more about what World Health Organization (WHO) has been doing in regards to malaria prevention...
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Today is World Malaria Day Nearly half of the worlds population is
United Nations Youth
United Nations Youth
04/24/2017 at 13:22. Facebook
Are you 15 - 29 years old? We need your contribution!
The world of work is changing and young people and their decisions will shape how the future of work will look like. The Tổ chức Lao động Quốc tế - International Labour Organization is addressing these changes through the “Future of Work” Initiative.
To learn more about how the future of work might look like and what perceptions, hopes and...
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Are you 15 29 years old We need your contribution
The Law of Attraction _ What we think we become.
United Nations Youth
United Nations Youth
04/22/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
Are you an environmentalist at heart? Apply to be one of the Young Champions of the Earth!
Organized by UN Environment and sponsored by Covestro, it aims to provide a platform for young people (18- 30) to showcase technological inventions and innovative business models that improve our planet's health.
Each year, six young people – one from each global region – will be named Young Champions...
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Katele Nsan
Zaib Manasia
United Nations Youth
United Nations Youth
04/22/2017 at 15:22. Facebook
International Mother #EarthDay2017 is celebrated today to remind us that the Earth and its ecosystems provide us with life and sustenance. It provides an opportunity to raise public awareness to the challenges regarding the well-being of our planet.
The theme for 2017 is "Environmental & Climate Literacy".
We need to empower everyone with the knowledge to inspire action in defense of...
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United Nations Youth
04/21/2017 at 14:55. Facebook
Be part of the Europe and Central Asia regional consultation on the role of youth in building peace and security!
On 23-25 May 2017, United Nations Development Programme - UNDP and UNFPA, in partnership with the UN Peacebuilding Support Office, will organize the Europe and Central Asia Regional Consultation on Youth, Peace and Security in Istanbul, Turkey. Apply now till 30 April 2017, 5pm...
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Be part of the Europe and Central Asia regional consultation on the
United Nations Youth
United Nations Youth
04/20/2017 at 15:11. Facebook
Applications for the annual Fellowship Program for People of African Descent is now open!

Every year, the Program offers an intensive learning opportunity to people of African descent on #humanrights issues of particular importance to Afro-descendants globally. Topics include: human rights law, forms of racial discrimination, access to justice, and racial profiling, among others. Fellows...
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Applications for the annual Fellowship Program for People of African Descent is now open
Linda Hyökki
Yahya Sowe
Eric Gerlay
United Nations Youth
United Nations Youth
04/19/2017 at 14:03. Facebook
Interested to find out more about where the world stands in regards to the Sustainable Development Goals? Get an overview of the #SDGs, as well as the gaps and challenges faced so far to ensure the achievement of the 2030 Agenda.
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#Youth2030 #UN4Youth
Interested to find out more about where the world stands in regards
Abhijit Bose
Inspiring stories! Asombra (formerly known as Kimkelen), is a digital platform in Chile by Valentina Achondo, Manuela Rodríguez, Eduardo Toro, Bernardita Morandé, and Magdalena Aguilar Vicuña, where things that are produced inside prisons are sold, promoting decent work inside the penitential centres, accompanied by a certification process to help participants find a job when leaving. It takes...
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Inspiring stories Asombra formerly known as Kimkelen is a digital platform in
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The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and BMW Group are announcing the fifth edition of The Intercultural Innovation Award! The deadline for applications is Wednesday, 31 May 2017 at 5:00 p.m. EST. Apply now get training, mentoring and funding to help your project expand and replicate!

Eligible to apply for the award are not-for-profit organizations managing projects focused...
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The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations UNAOC and BMW Group are announcing
Water is the lifeblood of ecosystems, including forests, lakes and wetlands, on which the food and nutritional security of present and future generations depends on.

As the global population is estimated to reach 10 billion people by 2050, demand for food is expected to surge by more than 50 percent. Evidence suggests that two-thirds of the world population could be living in water-stressed...
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Water is the lifeblood of ecosystems including forests lakes and wetlands on
The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is launching the Call for Applications for the 2017 Fellowship Program! Open to participants between 25 to 35 years old from the Middle East, North Africa, Europe and North America, with a strong interest in intercultural exchanges.
Theme: “The role of civil society and the media in combatting hatred and fostering inclusion”
Candidates must...
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The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations UNAOC is launching the Call for
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End extreme poverty. Fight inequality and injustice. Fix climate change. Whoa. The #GlobalGoals are important, world-changing objectives that will require cooperation among governments, international organizations and world leaders. It seems impossible that the average person can make an impact. Should you just give up?

No! Change starts with you. Seriously. Every human on earth—even the most...
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End extreme poverty Fight inequality and injustice Fix climate change Whoa The
On 12 April 1961, Soviet citizen Yuri Gagarin opened the way for space exploration for the benefit of all humanity by taking the first human space flight.

Every year on this day, we celebrate this milestone by observing the International Day of Human Space Flight ([ Bit.ly Link ], by reaffirming the important contribution of space science and technology in achieving the sustainable...
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On 12 April 1961 Soviet citizen Yuri Gagarin opened the way for
"I stood here on this stage almost three and a half years ago ... and I told the world that education is the basic human right of every girl. And I stand here again today and say the same thing: Once you educate girls, you change the whole community, you change the whole society."

Malala Yousafzai, in her acceptance speech as the United Nations Messenger of Peace with a special focus on...
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Nominations for the new Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth are open till 19th April, 2017 at 5pm EST!
Nominations for the new SecretaryGenerals Envoy on Youth are open till 19th
Ianah Gutierrez
Achieving gender equality must, and has, involved efforts to understand the vulnerabilities and risks that adolescent girls and young women face every day – but how much do we know about the realities of adolescent boys and young men?

Read the report, "Adolescent Boys and Young Men" by UNFPA to find out about:
(1) the need to engage adolescent boys and
young men as allies to achieve gender...
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Achieving gender equality must and has involved efforts to understand the vulnerabilities
Onyeka Bernard Asadu
Are you an entrepreneur between the ages of 15 and 35?
The 2017 Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is now open: Submit your ideas and projects!

Organized by UNESCO, 五井平和財団 / The Goi Peace Foundation, Stiftung Entrepreneurship and Digital Experts United, the competition invites young entrepreneurs from around the world to submit their innovative ideas and projects with a societal...
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Are you an entrepreneur between the ages of 15 and 35
Patu Ndango
Mats'eliso Ka Molibeli Phoofolo
Sahar Bishr
Malala Yousafzai, 19, the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, is to become the youngest United Nations Messenger of Peace. She will be appointed as the Messenger of Peace with a special focus on girls’ education by the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, this coming Monday, 10 April.

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Malala Yousafzai 19 the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize is
Sara Nana Yeboah
Muhammad Junaid Mandoori
Wais Ahmadi
Today is #WorldHealthDay! This year #LetsTalk about #depression.
Depression affects people of all ages, from all walks of life, in all countries. It causes mental anguish and impacts on people’s ability to carry out even the simplest everyday tasks, with sometimes devastating consequences for relationships with family and friends. It also affects people’s ability to work and study. At worst,...
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Inspiring stories!
Today marks the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. Dee, from the Democratic Republic of Congo, decided to help the youth of his homeland by starting a running team in 2012. By making it to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, it brought about the change and hope that they needed.
#WePlayTogether #UN4Youth

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Inspiring stories Today marks the International Day of Sport for Development and

Runners of Congo

United Nations - To mark this International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, we bring you the incredible story of Dee Salukombo of the Democratic Repu...

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