Major Group for Children and Youth
Major Group for Children and Youth

Founding Year: 1992

Staff: 192


Khaled Emam (Organizing Partner)

A UN General Assembly mandated and self-organized mechanism focused to provide an instrument for young people to participate in UN processes. Through this program, the GYE hopes to provide young people with a link between the UN system and their communities. Works with formal and informal groups to ensure their contributions are recognized and appreciated.

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  • Special Items
    • World Youth Report – A flagship publication of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) and the Division for Inclusive Social Development (DISD). It “addresses youth development issues around the world.”

Major Group for Children and Youth contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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