The MDGs & Beyond: Tomorrow’s Leaders Today
YA11@UN ~ Capacity Building for Youth Leaders Engaged in Global Development
The Youth Assembly at the United Nations is a gathering of hundreds of young people from around the world (16*-28 years old) who aspire to involvement with the United Nations and civil society, and who seek ways to contribute to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals and a more sustainable world.
Where : United Nations General Assembly Hall, UNHQ, NYC
When : 1 – 3 August 2012
* Opening & Closing Ceremonies – UN General Assembly Hall, UNHQ, New York
* 3 Days of Intensive Think Tanks – On two floors of U.N. Headquarters
YA 11@UN will focus youth leaders on the success of the MDGs and beyond: the MDGs today for global development tomorrow. Talks, workshops, and campaigns by Youth Leaders, UN staff, dignitaries, celebrities, and others. Summer 2012 focus: New Technologies & the MDGs; Sustainability reports: The Youth Voice at Rio+20, and more.