Moving the Global Youth Agenda Forward - 1st Session Forum on Human Rights, Democracy and Rule of Law
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Moving the global youth agenda forward: the role of youth in shaping the agenda of the United Nations and regional organizations. Followed By Concluding Remarks by the Co-Chairs of the Forum.

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Moving the global youth agenda forward: the role of youth in shaping the agenda of the United

Nations and regional organizations

Discussions will focus on mechanisms and initiatives at the international and regional

levels that contribute to moving the global youth human rights agenda

forward. Participants will consider measures to ensure the participation of young people in the

work of the United Nations and regional human rights mechanisms, including possible avenues for

young people to bring allegations of human rights violations before relevant

mechanisms, and ways to ensure that issues relevant to youth are considered by the

said mechanisms.

Presentations by:

-Mr. Max Trejo Cervantes, Secretary-General of International Youth Organization for Ibero-

America

-Mr. Alexander Kauschanski, Youth Delegate Programme Multiplier of the World Federation of UN

Associations

-Ms.Rita Muyambo, Head of Programmes for World YWCA

Moderator: Mr. Ahmad Alhendawi, UN Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth Discussion (Forum Co-Chair)

Forum on Human Rights, Democracy and the Rule of Law