This year, we wish to dedicate Human Rights Day to the critical role of youth in social movements and celebrate youth standing up for human rights.
1. Introductory remarks by Assistant Secretary-General Andrew Gilmour
Remarks by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations on Celebrating Human Rights Day: Youth standing up for human rights.
Video message by António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on the occasion of Human Rights Day 2019 (10 December 2019)
Theme: Youth Standing Up for Human Rights.
This high-level event will build on the ILO-LUKOIL initiative “Partnerships for Youth Employment in the CIS”.
In order to ensure that the transformative actions in the real economy are as impactful as possible, the Secretary-General has prioritized "Resilience and Adaptation" as one of the six action portfolios
Climate Action Summit 2019: Workshop on Circularity in Fashion.
The Youth Climate Summit will take place on Saturday, September 21 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, as part of a weekend of events leading up to the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Action Summit on Monday, September 23.
Remarks by Ms. Jayathma Wickramanayake, Envoy of the Secretary-General on Youth, at the Youth Climate Summit.
Remarks by H.E. Mr. António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, at the Youth Climate Summit.
Remarks by Ms. Jayathma Wickramanayake, Envoy of the Secretary-General on Youth, at the annual Student Observance for the International Day of Peace.