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High-Level Meeting on Youth

General Assembly Hall
25 - 26 July, 2011
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

As part of the International Youth Year, the General Assembly will hold a High-Level Meeting on Youth on 25 and 26 July 2011. The high-level meeting will have as its overarching theme ┐Youth: Dialogue and Mutual Understanding┐.

The high-level meeting will comprise two consecutive informal interactive round tables on 25 July 2011 and two plenary meetings on 26 July 2011. The round tables will be chaired by Member States at the invitation of the President of the General Assembly and will address the following themes:

Round table 1: Strengthening international cooperation regarding youth and enhancing dialogue, mutual understanding and active youth participation as indispensable elements towards social integration, full employment and the eradication of poverty;

Round table 2: Challenges to youth development and opportunities for poverty eradication, employment and sustainable development.

  • Please note that the Online Pre-registration is now CLOSED

  • The deadlines for registration applications were as follows:
    - For non-ECOSOC-accredited organizations: 30 April
    - For ECOSOC-accredited organizations: 31 May

  • Please note that we don't provide any financial or travel assistance to the High Level Meeting on Youth

  • Please note that it is the policy of the United Nations to not send letters of confirmation to United States Consulates to support a request for visa. Any request by NGO representatives to UNPY to send confirmation letters to United Nations Consulates will be discarded

  • Please note that the meeting is open only to NGOs that have been Approved and Pre-registered online before the deadline.

Detailed Information
Date 25 - 26 July, 2011
Time 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location General Assembly Hall
Organizer Division for Social Policy and Development [ Content posted by United Nations Secretariat, Agency, or Programme UN ENTITY ]
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by Universidade da Juventude [NGO]
10 Aug 2011
Both representatives of Universidade da Juventude participanted at the High level meting on youth - yet our organisation does not appear on the list, nor do our representatives appear as participants at the conference. How can we change that? thank you.

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