Call for Applications: UN ECOSOC Youth Forum 2018

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Kathmandu, December 10, 2017: UNDP Nepal and UNFPA Nepal are supporting two potential Nepali Youth for an opportunity to take part in the 2018 ECOSOC Youth Forum taking place on 30 to 31 January 2018 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

The Department of Economic and Social Affairs organizes the ECOSOC Youth Forum in collaboration with the Office of the Youth Envoy of the Secretary-General and the United Nations Inter-agency Network on Youth Development. The Forum offers a unique opportunity for youth to voice their opinions, share ideas, and think together about what they can do to achieve sustainable development. They take part in brainstorming sessions, interactive speaker panels and discussions with the Member States on the main theme ‘The Role of Youth in Building Sustainable and Resilient Urban and Rural Communities’.

Nepali Nationals who are passionate about Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and who are working to empower and make their communities more resilient through innovative approaches are strongly encouraged to apply.

Eligibility Age: 15 – 29 Years

Application Deadline: 5:00pm, 14 December, 2017

Application link:

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By: Avishek Lamsal

Contributing writer, Glocal Khabar