World Youth Message to the United Nations Secretary General

The “world youth message to the United Nations Secretary-General Project” is an initiative from two youth-led development activists. This project is initiated in the context of the UN International Year of Youth: dialogue and mutual understanding Its aim is to give young people around the world the opportunity to share their ideas on world challenges with the United Nations Secretary-General and through him with the other world leaders.

Topic: If you had the opportunity to speak to the United Nations Secretary-General, what would you say?


The message can be submitted in English or in French and it must be less than 200 words Participant must indicate: his/her 1) full name; 2) Age; 3) nationality; and 5) essay (message) title.

Send your message to: by May 30, 2011