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  1. 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

  2. ‘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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. ‘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 ...

    News item | 22-11-2021 | 17:55