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Economic and Social Council

Meetings and Events of ECOSOC and its Subsidiary Bodies

ECOSOC Youth Forum

New York
02 - 03 June, 2014

With the aim to bring the voice of youth into the discussion on addressing the challenges for meeting the Millennium Development Goals and shaping the future development agenda, the Forum will feature five working sessions where youth representatives will have an opportunity to listen to and engage in an interactive discussion

The primary participants will be youth delegates, representatives from the Children and Youth Major Group, youth representatives from Member States, including from National Youth Councils, representatives of regional youth organizations as well as youth-led and youth focused organizations and networks, including those in consultative status with ECOSOC. The meeting will be available through webcast and participants will be able to pose questions via social media through Facebook and Twitter.

The meeting will feature various interactive dialogue sessions (Programme). A series of side events, that will be organized by Member States and the United Nations system during these two days, will offer an opportunity for the youth representatives to engage with each other on the important challenges that they face.

Detailed Information
Date 02 - 03 June, 2014
Location New York
External Link http://www.un.org/en/ecosoc/youth2014/