United Nations Solutions Summit 2019

Call For Applications: United Nations Solutions Summit 2019 at UN Headquarters New York

UN Solutions Summit is an annual catalytic process that culminates at UN Headquarters in New York during UN General Assembly high-level week at the end of September. This initiative lifts up and advances the work of exceptional teams with innovative solutions that advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and convenes resources and talent around them. WHAT ARE…

International Peace Institute and United Nations Human Security Unit Localizing th­­e 2030 Agenda Forum

Fully Funded International Peace Institute and United Nations Human Security Unit Localizing th­­e 2030 Agenda Forum

International Peace Institute (IPI) and the UN Human Security Unit (HSU), in collaboration with the Government of The Gambia, the Senegalo-Gambian Permanent Secretariat, the UN Resident Coordinator and the UN Country Team in The Gambia are pleased to announce the expression of interest and call for applications to participate in a forum on Localizing th­­e 2030…

UNDP and African Union African Young Women Leaders Fellowship

UNDP and African Union Young Women Leaders Fellowship

African Young Women Leaders Fellowship Programme – a partnership between the African Union Commission (AUC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). This exciting partnership aims to build a new generation of young African women leaders and experts to serve Africa and the world in designing and implementing development programmes in the context of the SDGs and Agenda 2063. AUC and…

UNESCO MGIEP World Youth Conference on Kindness 2019

Fully Funded UNESCO MGIEP World Youth Conference on Kindness 2019

To inspire societal change through the power of kindness, there is a need to give agency to the 1.8 billion people of the world – the youth. Inspired by Mahatma Gandhi, in commemoration of his 150th birth anniversary celebration, the UNESCO MGIEP is organising the first World Youth Conference on Kindness from August 20 to…

United Nations Global Compact SDG Pioneers

Call For Applications: United Nations Global Compact SDG Pioneers 2019

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) lay out a clear vision for a sustainable future, also shaping a new era for business. As part of our Making Global Goals Local Business campaign, each year, the UN Global Compact celebrates a group of SDG Pioneers — business leaders who are doing an exceptional job to advance the Global Goals…

UNESCO Sport and SDGs Youth Funshop In Korea

UNESCO Sport and SDGs Youth Funshop In Korea

UNESCO is searching for young leaders from Asia and the Pacific to participate in the 2019 Sport & the SDGs youth FUNSHOP: a three-day event specially designed to advance the capabilities of youth activists who are using sport as a tool for sustainable development and peace. Participants in the Funshop will have the opportunity to become members of the…

United Nations Association of Canada Generation SDGs Call For Youth Ambassadors

United Nations Association of Canada Generation SDGs Call For Youth Ambassadors

Generation SDG is a “youth to youth” service initiative with the goal to activate youth-led civic engagement through the creation of SDG-related volunteer projects that promote meaningful committed service opportunities in Eastern Ontario. Together, a cadre of young Canadians from diverse gender, cultural, abilities, and socio-economic backgrounds will raise awareness, generate empathy, and take action…

Digital Grassroots Ambassadors For 2019

Apply To Be Digital Grassroots Ambassadors For 2019

The Internet Governance Forum that took place at the United Nations in Geneva from the 18th to the 21st of December 2017 had the theme: ‘Shape Your Digital Future.’ Internet Society Youth Fellows saw the need to increase youth participation in Internet Governance Issues. Even though we are digital natives, young people are secluded from the decision…

Nigerian Youth SDGs Cafe: Rethinking Program Design For A Sustainable Economy

Youth SDGs Cafe: Rethinking Program Design For A Sustainable Economy

We have realized that young people are struggling with how to conceptualize their various ideas be it their NGO’s or social enterprise in achieving the sustainable development goals sustainability, which leads to poor execution. This is why we are discussing an interesting topic on how to design programs and ideas for a sustainable economy. To…

United Nations Model UN Youth Summit 2019

United Nations Model UN Youth Summit 2019

Model United Nations (MUN) simulations are popular exercises for those interested in learning more about the United Nations (UN). It is estimated that more than 400,000 students worldwide participate every year in MUN at all educational levels – from primary school to university. Many of today’s leaders in law, government, business and the arts participated…