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ISS staff selected as a delegate for the 20th Youth Assembly at the United Nations

August 9, 2017 / ISS

Based on the 2017 International Youth Day theme: Youth Building Peace, the Youth Assembly at the United Nations, a global gathering of the next generation of world leaders, social entrepreneurs, activists, and champions of sustainable development, provided a unique platform for meaningful dialogue and partnership between youth, civil society, the private sector, and the United Nations. At the assembly, young people were equipped with the necessary tools, knowledge, and skills to create action-oriented solutions to help achieve peace with youth at the core.