Tracking the Promises on Youth Participation: UN High Level Panel on Post-2015

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February 2013 | Web version

Tracking the Promises on Youth Participation: UN High Level Panel on Post-2015 Development Agenda

As the whole world counts down to the 2015 as the deadline for the fulfillment of the Millennium Development Goals, it was very timely that the United Nations began the process of evaluating the performance of the MDGs and started planning towards shaping the next set of development goals.

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Updates from UN agencies and other International Organizations

The Commission for Social Development (CSocD) is a functional commission of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations. Since the convening of the World Summit for Social Development in Copenhagen in 1995, the Commission has been the key UN body in charge of the follow-up and implementation of the Copenhagen Declaration and Programme of Action.

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Youth in Action

The 4th University Scholars Leadership Symposium on August 1 to 7, 2013 will bring 1,000 of the world’s dynamic youth leaders in the field of sustainable development together in Manila, Philippines.

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The International Center for Transitional Justice, Engaging Children and Youth in Transitional Justice Processes: Guidance for Outreach Programs For UN documents on youth, visit:


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