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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

Birth of a youth consciousness

From the #EndSars protests in Nigeria to the transnational climate movement, young people the world over are rising up to demand ...

News item | 11-01-2022 | 09:14

Life in a red zone

Colombia often makes the newspapers, with stories of demonstrators killed on the streets, and the highest number of murdered ...

News item | 04-01-2022 | 10:35

Ambassador Rooseboom at the ‘RewirED’ education summit

Ambassador-at-Large for Youth, Education and Work, Tijmen Rooseboom travelled to Dubai to represent the Netherlands. Read how he ...

News item | 23-12-2021 | 14:36

Just get on with it: the adventure of entrepreneurship

An office job in the civil service is no longer the only career option for young people in Chad. A rapidly growing group of young ...

News item | 21-12-2021 | 09:03

Empowering youth through welding training and job placements in Kenya

To prepare young refugees for the labour market in Kenya, they are trained in industrial welding skills. This training is funded ...

News item | 20-12-2021 | 10:28

Sex is not child’s play: so take all young people seriously

The new generation of women activists wants to expand access to sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR). They are ...

News item | 14-12-2021 | 10:16

Generation G Youth Board: Fighting gender inequality across three continents

The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs places youth at the heart of its work. But how do our partners meaningfully engage young ...

News item | 07-12-2021 | 10:02