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Young people advance action towards a healthy planet for all
28 Jul 2022
Youth advocacy is on the rise, turbocharging a generational movement to fight the existential threat of climate change.
Young leaders discuss how to finance development and transform education
21 Apr 2022
UNCTAD Youth Network members exchange expertise with global peers and offer fresh solutions to today’s pressing challenges.
Youth climate leaders at COP26 turn ideas into action
15 Nov 2021
Young climate activists joined world leaders, negotiators and senior figures to demand immediate action to limit planetary warming to 1.5 Celsius and secure their future.
Youth leading the charge against climate change
28 Oct 2021
A team of young Italian activists led by Daniele Guadagnolo have positioned themselves as advocates of sustainability, determined to meet the climate crisis at humanity’s doorstep.
UNCTAD15 youth declaration identifies priorities for COVID-19 recovery
25 Oct 2021
The declaration will serve as a springboard for youth diplomacy to grow into a legitimate force and shape the trade and development agenda in the coming years.
Youth are torch bearers of a new post-coronavirus world
1 Oct 2021
At the UNCTAD15 Youth Forum, global youth set the stage for a better future as the world emerges from the COVID-19 crisis.
Kenyan youth stake claim to digital jobs, seat at negotiating table
31 Aug 2021
Driven by the belief that young people possess the agency and power to shape their future, some Kenyan youth are tapping into the digital economy and taking their place at the negotiation table.
Educating and inspiring the next generation of global citizens
19 Aug 2021
Youth in the Netherlands are getting support to move beyond activism and enact positive social action in their communities.
How Brazilian youth are supercharging sustainable development
6 Aug 2021
Youth Action Hub Curitiba, part of the UNCTAD Youth Network, harnesses the potential of Brazilian youth to help accelerate the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.