UN Secretary-General’s Youth Initiative : Online Survey

17 August 2012 | Uncategorized

New York –Young people today face pressing global challenges such as high levels of unemployment, vulnerable working conditions and marginalization from decision making processes.

It is with this in mind that the theme of International Youth Day 2012, which was commemorated on 12 August, is “Building a Better World: Partnering with Youth” — a global call to action to develop and engage in partnerships with and for youth.

Partnerships — with the United Nations, governments, the private sector, civil society, academia and philanthropists —– can help increase opportunities for success by leveraging comparative advantages, resources and shared interests.

In his Five-year Action Agenda announced at th