JAMIE MCGOLDRICK UNITED NATIONS RESIDENT COORDINATOR -- STATEMENT ON THE OCCASION OF INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY Jerusalem, 12 August 2019 Today the United Nations in Palestine celebrates International Youth Day under the theme “Transforming Education”. Education is vital to shaping the future of any country. Empowering youth with a high standard of inclusive and accessible education helps to ensure that young peo...
My Body, My Life, My World! – a brand new rallying cry for the SDG generation     From their communities to their capital cities, young people everywhere are demanding their rights, as affirmed 25 years ago at the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo. In the decades since, we at UNFPA have accompanied countless young people on the journey from adolescence to adulthood. To reaffirm o...
UNFPA Palestine Office celebrated World Population Day, ICPD+25 and UNFPA50