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Have your say! Empowering Youth to Support SDG 16
9 Apr 2019 -  The side event will bring together different perspectives on how young people can support the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 16, including how it is related to other SDGs. In particular, the interactive event will count on the presence of young speakers from Afghanistan, Ethiopia and Brazil who will share their experiences to address rule of law challenges through education. The audience will be challenged to consider the variety of topics reflected within SDG 16 and within other SDGs. Examples of these topics include:
- Crime prevention and criminal justice;
- Corruption;
- Organized crime, including trafficking in persons, smuggling of migrants, firearms trafficking and illicit financial flows; and
Terrorism and violent extremism.
Organized by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and youth delegates from Afghanistan, Brazil and Ethiopia.