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    IYC will be presenting policy recommendations at the world's first ever EcoMobility Festival in South Korea! Please join add your ideas and join the conversation. We will recognize those who provide the best recommendations! http://internationalyouthcouncil.com/forum/topics/ecomobility
    Ecomobility Festival - Youth Policy Reccomendations!
    http://internationalyouthcouncil.com/forum/to...
    The International Youth Council has been invited to present policy reccomendations at the World's First Ecomobility Festival in South Korea this September! We…
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    In 25 Days!!! The Countdown to the 4th Annual Nigerian Leadership Summit 2013 begins!!!
    The Countdown to the 4th Annual Nigerian Leadership Summit 2013 begins!!! Register Now to Save...
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    Time is running out to sign up for the Annual Youth Assembly at the United Nations! Please email Nicole@InternationalYouthCouncil.com immediately if you would like to participate.
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    UN pushes for good governance.
    UN News - On Public Service Day, UN chief hails role of good governance in development
    http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=...
    Marking United Nations Public Service Day today, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon encouraged countries to focus on the importance of good governance and efficient public administration and to celebrate the contribution of public servants to society's progress
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    All IYC Members are encouraged to attend the 12th Annual Youth Assembly at the United Nations! IYC is the Official Alumni Association, and this is our biggest partnership event of the year. If you'd like to apply as an IYC Delegate, please see the event details below and complete our registration form by July 1st! Any questions? Email our team leaders at Nicole@internationalyouthcouncil.com and Elgun@Internationalyouthcouncil.com http://internationalyouthcouncil.com/events/annual-youth-assembly-at-the-united-nations
    Annual Youth Assembly at the United Nations
    http://internationalyouthcouncil.com/events/a...
    Youth Assembly Overview Focus: Building Youth Leadership for the Success for the 8 UN Millennium Development Goals Program: 12th YA – 3 Full Days in the UN…
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    Europe is looking to lessen youth unemployment. What are your thoughts?
    http://www.iol.co.za/business/international/e...
    Rome - Economic and labour ministers from France, Germany, Italy and Spain are meeting in Rome to find a way to reduce record youth unemployment.
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    What is one project you would do in your community if you had the funding?
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    8th Youth Forum: more action, exchange and involvement | United Nations Educational, Scientific...
    http://bit.ly/18cmWCN
    68.1% think that at least 50% of the speakers and facilitators should be young. More than 75% of the respondents are ready to participate in the Forum through social media and other forms of remote participation. 97.6% of the respondents affirm that they would use social media.
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    What does 'sustainable development' mean to you?
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    1. Mohammad
      Mohammad,
      change movement that be done by regulary activities
      04 June 2013
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    IYC India's website has a brand new look. Take a look at it. And for everyone in India, sign up to join their chapter
    International Youth Council India Chapter
    http://iycindia.weebly.com/
    International Youth Council's India Chapter is always looking for young and enthusiastic minds who want to get involved with us and participate. We constantly appoint executive committee members,...
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    Check out another cool way for youth to connect-
    'Thinking teenager's Facebook' International Gateway for Gifted Youth website claims 2,500 members
    http://www.thedrum.com/news/2013/05/27/thinki...
    The International Gateway for Gifted Youth (IGGY) website, dubbed ‘the thinking teenager’s Facebook’ has reportedly signed up over 2,500...
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    For anyone at the UN HQ in New York today join the lunchtime event "The Youth Employment Crisis: A Call for Action"
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    Thank you guys for helping us reach 9,000 likes!!
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    Take a look at the praise for one of IYC's youngest members. Keep up the great work Harnoor!
    Harnoor Gill: NRI Contributor | Times of India
    http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/nricontrib...
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    Take a look at the praise for one of IYC's youngest members. Keep up the great work Harnoor!
    Asian Journal
    http://www.asianjournal.ca/may%2024_13/ot_hea...
    ALLOW me to introduce to you an amazing Harnoor Gill, a 15-year-old activist who believes age is no longer a barrier to volunteer in the community. After writing many articles on volunteerism, the young conservationist is giving a presentation about peace to his fellow students. He gave an inspirati...
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    What are some simple things you do every day to save water or energy? Any tips you want to pass along to other young people?
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    Check out the 26th International Youth Leadership Conference in Prague.

    The application deadline is June 26th so now is a great time to sign up.
    Application « IYLC Prague
    http://www.iylcprague.org/application
    This is the official application form for the International Youth Leadership Conference in Prague. Please read over the following information carefully before submitting your application. If you have any questions, send an email to [email protected] and you will be answered promptly.
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    Be sure to join this Google Hangout with Ahmad Alhendawi tomorrow!
    24 Hour Live and pre-recorded Programming
    http://webtv.un.org/
    The UN Web TV Channel is available 24 hours a day with selected live programming of United Nations meetings and events as well as with pre-recorded video features and documentaries on various global issues
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    Happy Mothers Day to all the moms out there that help us grow up strong!
    Kid President Sends Heartfelt Mother's Day Salute to Moms [VIDEO]
    http://mashable.com/2013/05/11/kid-president-...
    The youthful powerhouse in a power suit who gives a heck of a motivational pep talk is directing his inspirational talents to moms.
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    From the United Nations Millennium Campaign:

    Fill in the blank:

    Youth employment is ______ % in my country?
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    Hey! Can you help us reach 9,000 likes? We are not too far away, and would be thrilled if you could tell a friend or someone you know about IYC.
    Facebook 08 May 2013    Like · Comment
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    Hi everyone check out this great article out of India and Sri Lankan.
    Two nations - one voice
    http://www.dailynews.lk/2013/04/30/fea31.asp
    A youth related programme titled, ‘International Training Programme on Education Empowerment’ was held at the Mercy Education Complex in Puttalam, Sri Lanka recently with the participation of youth from many countries. The programme was designed by the Chairperson of the International Youth Council,...
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    Check out the UNAOC-EF Summer School!
    Apply to the UNAOC-EF Summer School
    http://www.unaocefsummerschool.org/
    Join the UN Alliance of Civilizations-EF Summer School in New York in August 2013. And be one of 100 youth for positive social change. Selected participants will be provided with flight, accommodation, meals and full event access.
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    On Thursday 9 May from 3:00 to 5:00 PM (New York time), an expert panel on intergenerational solidarity will be convened at UN Headquarters to hold an exchange of views that will inform consideration of the forthcoming Secretary-General’s report.

    We are pleased to inform that the event will be available via UN Webcast and you can tweet @SustDev using #FutureGenerations by 8 May to ask questions / make comments. Selected questions and comments will be shared with the panellists.

    You can also join the MGCY discussion here: https://www.facebook.com/UNCSDYouthCaucus
    UN CSD Major Group for Children and Youth
    http://www.facebook.com/UNCSDYouthCaucus
    Follow us on twitter: @MGCY_UNCSD #Rioplus20 #mgcy Or watch us on Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/UNCSDChildrenYouth
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    Here are the results of the online survey related to the UN System-wide Action Plan on Youth (Youth-SWAP), conducted by the Inter-agency Network on Youth Development (IANYD) in July-August 2012: http://bit.ly/109IUx5
    http://bit.ly/109IUx5
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    Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.- Henry Ford
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    IYC thanks the amazing team with @dosomething for supporting our website platform and youth leadership worldwide! www.internationalyouthcouncil.com.
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    Next month is the World Economic Forum on Africa, we want to know what you think should be done to stimulate Africa’s economy? Let us know in the comments below.
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    "Young people, the UN needs you now more than ever," said Ahmad Alhendawi, the newly-appointed and first ever UN Secretary-General Envoy for Youth.
    Young people! the UN needs you now more than ever! Youth Envoy | United Nations Radio
    http://bit.ly/12KE2Sg
    He's got a wide-ranging, far-reaching, important job to speak for the concerns, aspirations and accomplishments of the world's young people.
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    A great article about International Training program on Educational Empowerment which was hosted by IYCSL in Sri Lanka last month
    Two nations - one voice
    http://www.dailynews.lk/2013/04/30/fea31.asp
    A youth related programme titled, ‘International Training Programme on Education Empowerment’ was held at the Mercy Education Complex in Puttalam, Sri Lanka recently with the participation of youth from many countries. The programme was designed by the Chairperson of the International Youth Council,...
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    Take a look at this great post by IYC-Kenya Chair Willice Okoth on the UN's MyWorld2015 blog!
    Strategic Partnership with Young People - Key to the World We Want
    http://blog.myworld2015.org/?p=322&preview=tr...
    Doing it with young people rather than for young people will be a catalyst change for change in the next development framework. The High Level Panel on post 2015 Development Planning is submitting ...
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    Today we are trying to highlight youth unemployment. What do you think? What can we do as a group of young people to create the opportunities for us to use our talent, ambition and creativity?

    Weigh in below!
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    Take a look at this article on youth unemployment out of South Africa:
    http://allafrica.com/stories/201304250914.htm...
    allAfrica: African news and information for a global audience
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    Unemployment is one of the most pressing issues for youth. Over 300 million youth world wide are unemployed, however we at IYC fail to believe that this generations youth will be generation jobless-especially if we work together to develop more sustainable, better solutions.
    Generation jobless
    http://www.economist.com/news/international/2...
    Authoritative weekly newspaper focusing on international politics and business news and opinion.
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    Today is world book day! What is a book that has shaped you and changed the way you think about the world?
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    Happy Earth Day!
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    IYC Executive Committee and Staff having Monthly Board Meeting (via conference call)!
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    The UN just released a report saying that the window to stop runaway climate change is shrinking.

    Basically, we need to get serious, and pronto. Click LIKE if you're ready to fight with us.
    World climate change goal at risk as emissions surge - UN - AlertNet
    http://www.trust.org/alertnet/news/world-clim...
    A global goal for limiting climate change is slipping out of reach, a draft UN report says
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    Don't miss the opportunity to be part of the Post-2015 E-Discussion on Environmental Sustainability, Human Rights, Peace and Security - Only until April 28th. http://www.worldwewant2015.org/sustainability2015/humanrights
    UN CSD Major Group for Children and Youth
    http://www.facebook.com/UNCSDYouthCaucus/post...
    Don't miss the opportunity to be part of the Post-2015 E-Discussion on Environmental Sustainability, Human Rights, Peace and Security - Only until April 28th. http://www.worldwewant2015.org/sustainability2015/humanrights
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    International Youth Council Philippines is trying to reach 500 likes! Please take a look at their page and support them.
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    The United Nations Envoy for Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, addressed Commonwealth youth ministers today at the start of their meeting by calling for a re-think and re-debate around youth development.
    http://www.thecommonwealth.org/news/34580/254...
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    There were so many tragic acts of violence around the world this week. From Boston, to Iraq, to Syria, to Bangladesh. Please post your well wishes and any donation links below. "Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent." - Isaac Asimov (a former Boston University professor)
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    On Green Wednesday, what actions will you take today to work towards promoting environmental sustainability?
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    Our thoughts are with everyone in Boston right now, please stay safe. Collectively we need to combat the violence that faces everyone and anyone.
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    really cool sustainable development in action: These e-taxis reduce local air pollution and need for fossil fuel as well as create jobs in Ethiopia
    Ethiopia Pilots Electric Vehicles  | UNDP
    http://on.undp.org/jY4Jc
    Ethiopia is piloting clean transportation by launching a project to bring electronic taxis (e-taxis) into the country.
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    Announced this weekend-- the US and China will initiate a Climate Change Working Group in anticipation of the 2013 Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED).

    This could end up having major implications
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    Population Reference Bureau has issued World's Youth 2013 Data Sheet- downloadable at: http://www.prb.org/Publications/Datasheets/2013/youth-datasheet-2013.aspx/
    The World's Youth 2013 Data Sheet
    http://www.prb.org/Publications/Datasheets/20...
    The World's Youth 2013 Data Sheet provides a comprehensive portrait of the well-being of youth ages 10 to 24 across the globe, including such indicators as the current and projected size of youth populations, educational enrollments, labor force participation, marriage and fertility, and health risk...
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    By 2050, the world's population will have risen to around 9.5 billion and require 70% more food than we grow today. How will we feed future generations?
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    http://www.unesco.org/new/en/apia/about-this-office/single-view/news/unesco_and_unicef_launch_my_world_my_sids/
    UNESCO and UNICEF launch My World My SIDS  | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Org
    http://www.unesco.org/new/en/apia/about-this-...
    Information on the UNESCO Office for the Pacific States
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    “People were created to be loved, things were created to be used; the reason why the world is in chaos right now is because things are being loved, and people are being used.”
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