Africa’s Youth in the Realization of the SDGs - Digital Media Zone, ECOSOC Youth Forum 2017
Digital Media Zone on the sidelines of the 2017 Economic and Social Council Youth Forum. #YOUTH2030
Diital Media Zone is organized by the Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth and the Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination/DESA, with the support of Public Foundation
Africa’s Youth in the Realization of the SDGs
The objectives of this discussion is to recognize the role that young people play on the African continent, as the youngest population in the world, as a driving force for civic participation, sustainability, and innovation to shape the future of their communities.
Speakers: Ms. Joan Erakit, Open Society Foundation, Mr Samson Itodo, Executive Director, Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth & Advancement
Moderator: Ms. Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim, Coordinator of the Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad