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July 31, 2015

International Youth Day – August 12th

Youth Civic Engagement The 2015 International Youth Day theme is Youth Civic Engagement. Youth Civic Engagement, a main goal of the United Nations System-Wide Action Plan […]
July 29, 2015

Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Final draft of the outcome document for the UN Summit to adopt the Post-2015 Development Agenda The Heads of State and Government of 193 member States […]
July 6, 2015

Millennium Development Goals Report 2015

Millennium Development Goals 2015 Report The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have produced the most successful anti-poverty movement in history and will serve as the jumping-off point […]
June 10, 2015

Making Rights a Reality – Conference on Children, Young People & the SDGs

Invitation to Conference The countdown has begun to September’s meeting at the United Nations on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) where National Governments will decide on the seventeen […]
May 19, 2015

Africa Day 2015

What is Africa Day? Africa Day, designated by the African Union as an annual celebration of the continent’s unity, falls on 25th May each year.  Celebrations to mark […]
May 5, 2015

Millennium Youth Project

The National Youth Council of Ireland is delighted to announce its ‘Millennium Youth Project’, an exciting development education project working with the Baltic Regional Fund Latvia, World […]
April 30, 2015

Youth Sector & Development Education

Youth Sector & Development Education Since February 2015, a number of youth organisations and those working in the youth sector on development education have come together under […]
April 27, 2015

United Nations Youth Delegate 2016-17

Ireland’s UN Youth Delegates to depart for global migration summit Samantha O’Brien O’Reilly from Kells, County Meath and Colm O’Rourke from Cabra in Dublin named by […]
March 20, 2015

International Day of Happiness – March 20th

In 2013, United Nation member states agreed that happiness is a “fundamental human goal” and said that they would work together to achieve “a more inclusive, equitable […]