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World Youth Forum

Speech at World Youth Forum in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt  


Case studies on youth employment in fragile situations

This report presents examples of good practices and innovative approaches to youth employment in fragile and conflict affected situations.  


Misk and UNDP Launch One-Day Youth Forum on Tolerance

Youth leaders will hear from Michael Bloomberg, Madeleine Albright and Dr. Deepak Chopra on promoting tolerance for peace and sustainable development  


Empowering youth


Journey of young Africans into violent extremism marked by poverty and deprivation

Deprivation and marginalization, underpinned by weak governance, are primary forces driving young Africans into violent extremism, according to a comprehensive new study by UNDP – the first study of…  


Making “women’s work” count

Over the next few months, the 12,000 employees based at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, California will complete their move to an extravagant new campus. The “spaceship,” covering 2.8 million…  



A symphony of hope

The National Network of Children's and Youth Orchestras and Choirs of Panama is giving hundreds of children and adolescents an opportunity to find a passion in music while staying off the streets.  


How your daily choices can help build peace

This year for International Youth Day, the United Nations asked young people worldwide, “How can you help spread peace?”  


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