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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 ...
‘It’s important that young people have a seat at the table, not just to be heard, but to be listened to’
To give young people a voice in its policy processes, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in collaboration with the National Youth ...
Being heard: the voice of a generation is getting through
Now, more than ever, young Africans deserve a place at the policymaking table, say Amref’s youth expert Evalin Karijo and ...
Investing in girls’ education transforms individuals, communities, countries and the entire world
The Netherlands is committed to improving access to education for all girls. An investment in girls is an investment in the ...
Young people want more action on climate
UN youth representatives Aoife Fleming and Dennis Jansen are speaking on behalf of young Dutch people at the 26th UN Climate ...
‘Every metric ton of CO2 claims human lives’
‘This is a climate crisis, so we need a crisis management strategy.’ Aniek Moonen and Zoë de Jonge are members of the Youth ...
‘Society still doesn’t accommodate women with ambitions’
When Laura was living in Brazil at the age of 17, she saw the consequences of marginal sex education. Now Laura Bas (24) from ...
Gender Equality and SRHR: Crucial in claiming the world young people deserve
Decision makers and youth representatives came together during the UN General Assembly 2021 to discuss Gender Equality and Sexual ...
Young people worry about food waste: ‘It’s time for action’
‘Young people are willing enough to pay more for organic produce,’ the Dutch UN Youth Representatives Evi Vet and Eva Koffeman ...
Agriculture: back-breaking or game-changing for young people?
How can we make our food systems healthier, fairer and more sustainable? On International Youth Day, this topic will be addressed ...