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‘Young people, it is our time, our turn and our future’

To ease young people’s transition from learning-to-earning, a MENA regional high-level meeting took place on Young People’s ...

News item | 25-05-2022 | 09:35

The ‘Connect My School’ programme helping youth in Niger with obtaining skills for success

Under Generation Unlimited, the ‘Connect My School’ programme in Niger is bringing tablet-based learning to over 3,600 young ...

News item | 24-05-2022 | 10:35

Youth Ambassador Laura Bas shares her experience at the UN Commission on Population and Development

Last week, Laura Bas, Youth Ambassador Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, Bodily Autonomy and Gender Equality, wrote and ...

News item | 03-05-2022 | 13:29

The incredible strength, struggles and aspirations of youth in Sudan

A blogpost from Tijmen Rooseboom, who visited Sudan, or actually Khartoum. In his position as Ambassador for Youth, Education and ...

News item | 02-03-2022 | 13:51

Empowering a generation of change-makers in Uganda

In February the Netherlands Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Liesje Schreinemacher, visited Uganda. ...

News item | 16-02-2022 | 08:58

Dialogue sessions with youth in the run-up to the EU-AU Summit

In the run-up to the Summit, the Ambassador-at-Large for Youth, Education and Work, Tijmen Rooseboom, participated in dialogue ...

News item | 15-02-2022 | 13:37

International Day for Education - Taking a look at transforming education for a better future

Today is international day for education! The reality of the world we live in today, with global issues such as gaping ...

News item | 24-01-2022 | 08:39

Beyond photo ops – advancing youth participation in government

Kevin Eustatia-Palm (20) is one of nine members of the Youth Advisory Committee. As a child growing up in Curaçao he was often ...

News item | 20-01-2022 | 14:45

Rousing the environmental movement

Around the world, young activists have invigorated the environmental movement, bringing with them new ideas for more inclusive ...

News item | 18-01-2022 | 09:48

‘Oddly enough, the COVID-19 pandemic has created opportunities for young people in Jordan’

‘A small gesture can have a big impact,’ says social entrepreneur Sinan Abderrahim Assaid (24) from Jordan, who donates a can of ...

News item | 17-01-2022 | 13:16