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Inclusive Peace: The Way Forward, Thematic Breakout session, 10th Economic and Social Council Youth Forum
The fallout of the pandemic, and its exacerbation of pre-existing inequalities (SDG 10) and discrimination, have highlighted the importance of the provision of justice, anti-discrimination legislation and strong institutions in supporting the rights
Accelerating Action for the Planet, Thematic Breakout session, 10th Economic and Social Council Youth Forum
Young people feel that the determination to fight COVID-19 should also be used in addressing climate change (SDG 13). Recovering back better should also include actions to recover in a reener and more sustainable way (SDG 12).
The slowdown in economic activity due to the impact of COVID-19 has weighed heavily on household incomes and youth sources of livelihoods. In the face of such challenges, youth have stepped up and are contributing to their communities by engaging in
The World We Want: Reimagining the Sustainable Development Goals - SDG Media Zone at the UN Youth Forum 2021
Produced by the BBC World Service in collaboration with the UN SDG Media Zone
As we navigate 2021 and beyond, it is important that we hit the reset button and use the opportunity to recover better to deliver on the Decade of Action for the
Ahead of the opening of the UN Youth Forum on 7 April, the SDG Media Zone features a genuine and heartfelt conversation between the organization’s Youth Envoy and two inspiring young activists who are transforming the world.
Populations around the world are ageing at a faster pace than in the past and this demographic transition will have an impact on almost all aspects of society. The world has united around the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: all countries and
Strengthening the Protection of the Human Rights of Older Persons in COVID-19 and Beyond (updated OHCHR study).
Following the request made by several Member States and NGOs at the tenth session (2019) of the General Assembly open-ended working group for the purpose of strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons, OHCHR has conducted an
The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed ways in which current human rights instruments fall short in identifying and protecting older people’s rights.
Specifically, it has underscored some of the threats to human rights that confront older people,
Munir Akram (ECOSOC President) on Forest restoration: a path to recovery and well-being - A 2021 celebration of the International Day of Forests
Remarks by Munir Akram, seventy-sixth President of the Economic and Social Council and Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations, on Forest restoration: a path to recovery and well-being - A 2021 celebration of the International Day