We empower young people to contribute to solving today’s challenges and to help build a better future for all.
Youth are torch bearers of a new post-coronavirus world
At the UNCTAD15 Youth Forum, global youth set the stage for a better future as the world emerges from the COVID-19 crisis.
Kenyan youth stake claim to digital jobs, seat at negotiating table
Driven by the belief that young people possess the agency and power to shape their future, some Kenyan youth are tapping into the digital economy and taking their place at the negotiation table.
Educating and inspiring the next generation of global citizens
Youth in the Netherlands are getting support to move beyond activism and enact positive social action in their communities.
Documents and publications
Youth Forum Declaration
Pull up: Change Di Riddim
TD/523 - 04 Oct 2021
Report of UN ECOSOC Youth Forum by UNCTAD Youth Network (8-9 April 2019)
UNCTAD/YOUTH/2019/04 - 26 Jun 2019
Youth Action Hubs eCommerce Week 2019 Report: From Digitalization to Development
UNCTAD/YOUTH/2019/03 - 05 Apr 2019
Report of the UNCTAD Youth Forum (22-26 October 2018)
UNCTAD/YOUTH/2019/01 - 11 Mar 2019