Youth Day

International Youth Day raises awareness about the situation of youth. Participants should send in a description of their planned activities to youth@un.org. IYD is also celebrated at UN Headquarters.Read More

Anti-Poverty

December 22 is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. This year’s theme reminds us of the importance of the values of dignity and solidarity underscored in the UN’s call to Action to end poverty everywhere.Read More

Mandela Day

Every year on July 18 — the day of Nelson Mandela’s birth — the UN asks people around the world to mark Nelson Mandela Day by advocating for change and making a difference in their communities. Read More

Our mission

We believe the destiny of the world is in the hands of our youth and, in that spirit, are working diligently to promote peace, harmony, cooperation, and understanding among all peoples and nations of the earth.

March 2018

National Workshop on Youth Participation on Issues of Youth, Peace and Security

Lomé, Togo

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May 2018

International Workshop on Mainstreaming Youth in National Policies and Programmes in East Africa

Nairobi, Kenya

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June 2018

International Workshop on Social Policies, Youth, Peace and Security Issues

Rome, Italy

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