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Sarah Poole statement at Youth Innovation Summit, Rabat, Morocco

C'est un très grand plaisir pour moi d’être avec vous aujourd'hui. Je ne peux pas penser à une meilleure façon de célébrer les jeunes talents du Maroc et d’ailleurs, qui ont passé ces derniers jours à…  


Arab Youth Center & UNDP partner to enable greater youth engagement in achieving goals of Agenda 2030 for sustainable development in the Arab region

New York– The Arab Youth Center (AYC) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) signed a partnership agreement to support and build capacities of youth in 10 Arab countries and encourage their…  


Social innovators, leaders, and powerful forces for change

Throughout the Arab region UNDP’s rapidly-growing Youth Leadership Programme (YLP) is helping young men and women to become positive change-makers and fullfil their dreams of a more just, equal and…  


Responding to the concerns of future leaders

Every day, young women and men are pushing for the changes we urgently need in technology, climate action and job markets.  


Government of Japan and UNDP commit to support Young Entrepreneurs in the Arab States Region

New York- Investing in young entrepreneurs and innovators across the Arab States region is a key method for empowering youth across the region and advancing toward the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable…  


ECOSOC Youth Forum

Remarks at Youth & Climate Session – Opening Segment  


Knowledge Week Directs Youth as Change Agents of the Future Jordanian Youth Presented Action Plan to Make Jordan a Knowledge Society

Jordan- In line with the continuous efforts to promote the Global Knowledge Index (GKI) as an advocacy tool and to widely disseminate and embed it in policy debates, the United Nations Development…  


Launch of Youth Leadership Programme 5

The Youth Leadership Programme (YLP) was launched in 2015 as an initiative to build the region’s most dynamic network working at the intersection of youth, innovation and sustainable development.  


Youth Leadership Programme “Innovating for Sustainable Impact” YLP4

Building on the lessons learned and momentum generated during YLP1, 2, and 3; YLP4 in 2018 will continue its aim of unlocking the potential of youth in the region and fostering their active role in…  


Can Innovation work in crisis-affected areas?

Somalia has lately been hitting the headlines for all the right reasons. Two of the world’s leading broadcasters – the BBC and Reuters – have hailed the country’s efforts to tap into the potential of…  

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