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The quest for cities of peace

Local governments and civil society take the lead, tackling the roots causes of violence and conflict in urban areas  


Speech at the 2nd World Youth Forum

Speech at the 2nd World Youth Forum  


Celebrating Knowledge for Sustainable Development

Opening Remarks at "Celebrating Knowledge for Sustainable Development"  


Youth and technology: 5 ways we're changing the world

As a user of digital platforms and a professional in the communications field, I see how quickly and effectively technology has opened doors, connected people from remote communities with the same…  


Generation Unlimited

Statement at the first meeting on “Young People’s Agenda – Co-creating solutions with & for young people”  


Sustainable Urban Mobility: What can YOU(TH) do?

Permanent Mission of Germany to the UN, New York.  


Young people’s role in preventing violent extremism

Keynote address on young people’s role in preventing violent extremism  


Making the most of emigration

When I first arrived in Moldova, I was surprised to learn that a quarter of its population lives abroad either temporarily or permanently.  


Global Meeting on Preventing Violent Extremism

Second Global Meeting on Preventing Violent Extremism  


Job creation for and by women

In Egypt, 12 percent of the population is employed, with a disproportionate share of women among their number. Only about two-thirds of women are literate. Women need opportunities to take ownership…  

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