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🧕🏽 Youth 👩🏿‍🚒 are shaking 👨🏼‍🔧 the present 👩🏽‍🎨 to build 👩🏻‍🎓 a better future 🌏 for all. This #YouthDay, meet the young people who are making a difference to #BuildForwardBetter and achieve the #GlobalGoals: bit.ly/3Aee7tS
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Youth are active architects of our daily reality and of the near future. Their participation and inclusion is critical to achieve the #GlobalGoals and build a future that is just, inclusive and prosperous for all: bit.ly/3Aee7tS
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#Somalia is on the brink of famine. Drought threatens crop and livestock failure, while the conflict in Ukraine has brought food prices soaring. @UNDPSomalia spotlights the benefits of long-term development and its work to help communities fight drought. undpsomalia.exposure.co/faci…
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Each of us has a role to play to prevent and #FightRacism. From speaking up and spreading words of tolerance & compassion to volunteering in support of vulnerable groups, we can all stand up for our common humanity: un.org/en/fight-racism/get-i…
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The peaceful, just, and inclusive societies envisioned by the #GlobalGoals cannot be built without reimagining governance. We work with governments worldwide to ensure institutions are fit to tackle today's most pressing challenges. Read more: bit.ly/3S00hSN
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Building on almost 30 yrs of #Japan - #Africa partnership, #TICAD8 Summit in #Tunisia supports African countries turning challenges into opportunities at a critical time 📈Sustainable & inclusive growth 🫂Human security ☮️Peace & stability Stay tuned! ➡️ undp.org/africa/ticad/ticad8
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It is time for an unprecedented showing of solidarity between generations to achieve the #GlobalGoals. Our #Generation17 young leaders w/ @SamsungMobile reflect on the power of intergenerational solidarity and share their first-hand experiences. undp.org/blog/intergeneratio…
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Small changes in our daily habits can have a big impact for our planet. Get ideas from @UNEP on how you can help #BeatPlasticPollution to #SaveOurOcean & protect our common future: unep.org/interactives/beat-p…
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Today’s young people are the most prepared and highly entrepreneurial generation. Let's make sure they can fulfill their potential by including them at the table where global decisions are made. bit.ly/3Aee7tS
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#HIV prevention and treatment aren't equitable, and new innovations don't always reach those in need. See how we're using digital solutions and new innovations to increase access to HIV services for vulnerable and marginalised populations. bit.ly/3zHHO6e #EndAIDS
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The #ClimateCrisis will define the life of every young person on the 🌎. From innovation to social entrepreneurship, here's how 5 young people in the Arab region are using their unique skills to take #ClimateAction for a more sustainable future for all. bit.ly/3zMOPSb
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Need some hopeful news about climate change? I think we all do. Young people are embracing important roles in the climate movement as communicators, social entrepreneurs, negotiators, innovators, and civil servants. Check out their stories: bit.ly/3JPkWoU
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The Mauberema Ecotourism, Nature Conservation, Education Research & Training Center (MENCERTC) is proving that Indigenous youth are the future of conservation. Learn more about this @undp #EquatorPrize 2022 winner from Papua New Guinea 🇵🇬 ⬇️ equatorinitiative.org/2022/0…
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Conserving wildlife, preserving culture. In Kenya, the Nashulai Maasai Conservancy’s success shows how respecting the #HumanRights and sovereignty of Indigenous peoples leads to the conservation of the 🌎’s biodiversity. bit.ly/3vFXKDF #WeAreIndigenous
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Plant more trees 🌳 Segregate waste 🗑️ Save electricity 🔌 Use water wisely 🚿 Recycle ♻️ Together we can create a sustainable 🌏. #ClimateActionNow #LiFE #LifestyleForEnvironment
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“My elders taught me to always think of others & not only about me. They taught me to take care of the marine environment for the sake of those who depend on it”- Senimili. In #Fiji, youth are fighting for a sustainable future, learning from their elders. ow.ly/YbO550Kh0S0
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Indigenous youth in #Peru lack representation despite incentives such as electoral candidate quotas. For #YouthDay, @PNUDPeru spotlights the progress and challenges facing young Indigenous leaders in the run-up to the 2022 regional and municipal elections. pnudperu.medium.com/youth-an…
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Due to war, many Ukrainians witnessed or survived traumatic events, which might cause post-traumatic stress disorder. To help Ukrainians deal with its first symptoms, #Ukraine launched a new educational course with support from @UNDP, Sweden & Denmark. undp.org/ukraine/press-relea…
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Youth are the future of our world. They are today's thinkers and doers - and tomorrow's leaders! On #YouthDay, our #Generation17 young leaders with @SamsungMobile share how they are using technology to mobilize people across the 🌎 to solve common problems & achieve the #SDGs.
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