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UNYouth @UN4Youth United Nations, New York

Official Twitter account for the UN Programme on Youth-Focal Point on Youth @UNDESASocial Department of Economic & Social Affairs @UNDESA. #UN4Youth #Youth2030

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Young people take action for global change 🌈 Engaging young people in their diversity will be a necessity to effec… https://t.co/gkDZTZffynYoung social entrepreneurs have been ❗ essential ❗during the pandemic. Want to know more about young people & soci… https://t.co/2SGjsnqRrE
8/6
2020
#ActNow for change? Youth are taking this conversation GLOBAL. 🌍 Find out more HERE: https://t.co/lzRm4rTq0dhttps://t.co/85Tou9fA1W
8/5
2020
How to bring young people into politics: Youth quotas, 📋 lower eligibility ages, 👪 proportional representation 👐 in… https://t.co/Ps9mFj6wpr
8/4
2020
Young people are taking action💪 to solve humanity’s greatest problems. Are you? Join the global convo! 👉… https://t.co/gDZma7Yymu
8/3
2020
In managing the #COVID19 crisis, we have a unique opportunity. Done right, we can steer the recovery toward a more… https://t.co/3JkxbcWLQb
8/2
2020
Misinformation is dangerous & can hamper our ability to make progress on global issues. So take a moment to pause… https://t.co/HVpFBAXOvo
7/31
2020
Happy International Day of Friendship! 🌈🎊🎉 Through friendship, we can achieve lasting stability and generate passi… https://t.co/auFS1lWZMT❇️ Identify victims of trafficking ❇️ Ensure their safety&protection from traffickers ❇️ Provide access to health c… https://t.co/ALdN4dbuvf
7/30
2020
Young people are on the front lines of #ClimateAction, showing us what bold leadership looks like. That is why I a… https://t.co/Nts4vMAN35The climate crisis impacts everyone, but young people will face the biggest consequences over their lifetime. @UNhttps://t.co/EkKPrsYefZ
7/29
2020
Lost jobs & incomes due to #COVID19 has led to an increase in the number of people facing acute food insecurity.… https://t.co/bx0XliDwga
7/28
2020
Join @WHO & @Create_2030 for a series of online events celebrating the art and artists who have taken the call to r… https://t.co/S2rVDT0CDt
7/27
2020
Misinformation is spreading faster than #COVID19 itself, disrupting public health efforts & distorting sound scient… https://t.co/UOCLn7mJmSMangrove ecosystems provide benefits that are essential for life on Earth: 🌱 rich biodiversity 🌡️ climate mitigati… https://t.co/H13HkLLZFn
7/26
2020
Tune in TODAY for episode 2 of the #Youth4ClimateLive Series! Join @seblitasamuel @ASteiner @SuttonAxellhttps://t.co/lyMQOYunbe
7/24
2020
Young people are rolling up their sleeves to: 💪 Mobilize 💪 🙌 Organize 🙌 💭 Innovate 💭 🌟 Deliver solutions 🌟 toward… https://t.co/wQvvZY9mc0
7/23
2020
Amid #COVID19, equipping young people with skills for employment, decent work & entrepreneurship is more important… https://t.co/Z667i6lPzU
7/22
2020
Talks from young professionals on how youth and innovation go hand in hand to deliver solutions, on land, soil & wa… https://t.co/tDVs4h6pVSIn an increasingly volatile world 🗺️, more shock-responsive social protection systems are critical to ensure no one… https://t.co/yVqr19v4F6
7/21
2020
Young social entrepreneurs support those who are being left behind. 🆕 New @UNDESA report shows the potential of yo… https://t.co/bK5vHXbNp81️⃣0️⃣ urban artists in Senegal teamed up with @UNmigration to raise awareness about #COVID19. They are encouragi… https://t.co/kiaV7nxuAT
7/20
2020
Happy #MandelaDay ! Everyone has the ability and the responsibility to change the world for the better! Mandela Da… https://t.co/mMQz1o7rgA
7/18
2020
Presenting 50 selected #SolidarityinAction stories 👏 Fundraisers, platforms, donating essentials to frontliners...… https://t.co/gSmlXvX2DlYoung people are resilient, resourceful & engaged. And they’re leading efforts to strengthen mental health support… https://t.co/59QrR68NKl
Retweeted by UNYouthWhat concrete steps could the international community take, through the @UN, to enhance global solidarity & interna… https://t.co/u28O93qcie#COVID19 has forced the global academic community to explore new ways of teaching & learning. 🌎🌍 @ImpactUN is work… https://t.co/dERh7OrmSl
7/17
2020
🔅 Take action. Inspire change. 🔅 Ahead of #MandelaDay, take the @GetKahoot quiz & learn more about the life & lega… https://t.co/nIwPzBPWPdAs #COVID19 spreads, about 90% of all students (1.57 billion) were out of school due to school closures, reversing… https://t.co/NTUjDb3ehC
7/16
2020
Young people don’t just want to do well. They want to do good. 🆕New @UNDESA report shows the potential of youth so… https://t.co/VQL55PYP7xHappy World Youth Skills Day 🎊 Join our @UN celebration with @SLUNNewYork @Portugal_UN @UNESCO & @UNYouthEnvoy tod… https://t.co/Qm4vn0i303
7/15
2020
Financial resources are not the only critical factor in advancing #DigitalGovernment. The political will, strategic… https://t.co/PqrY9V8fHh
7/14
2020
Harmful practices against girls cause lasting trauma, robbing them of their right to reach their full potential in… https://t.co/iDRFae1VZoMark your calendar 🗓️14-16 July! Global leaders are coming together to discuss #GlobalGoals implementation & effor… https://t.co/DZppoapJeUNeed tips on mental well being + self-care? As we recover from #COVID19! Join #CopingWithCOVID webinar with… https://t.co/IlGIP9bNX8We must ensure #LearningNeverStops for refugees! Join Live event gathering experts & students today at 2pm GMT, mo… https://t.co/BRqxfOEiij
7/13
2020
New report says #COVID19 has caused an “#education crisis,” and the long-term effects will depend on the actions th… https://t.co/WNX52SjMAaWhich countries score the highest in their delivery of digital services to their citizens? 🌏 Find out from the… https://t.co/cyuKDp3hU5
7/10
2020
Did you miss the official launch of our @UNDESA #WorldYouthReport? 📺 Watch it here: https://t.co/WKTIN52qBi The r… https://t.co/NntvTiLoWtYoung workers are twice as likely to be living in extreme poverty than adult workers (2019 data). Find more info i… https://t.co/MbPu2N84Y0Adapting to a #NewNormal can be overwhelming. How can we take care of our mental health? Join the #CopingWithCOVIDhttps://t.co/psq9ugwYXp
7/9
2020
#SDGs – more necessary than impossible! The #GlobalGoals are our best defence against the worst effects of… https://t.co/YAj0rE3GxW
7/8
2020
Young people don’t just want to do well. They want to do good. 🆕 New @UNDESA report shows the potential of youth s… https://t.co/MIAq6GCiNS
7/7
2020
The 2020 #HLPF by the numbers: 1000+ participants 👩🏾‍💻 204 side events 🏟️ 47 countries presenting #SDGs progress 📈… https://t.co/rLcAE48t7z
7/6
2020
What we share online can have consequences in the real world. Take a moment to pause - and… https://t.co/05YRzoZoQL
7/5
2020
Happy International Day of #Cooperatives🌟🎊🎉 This year, we are celebrating #Coops4ClimateAction. Let’s cooperate an… https://t.co/V6KsJW6KSE
7/4
2020
Young people don’t just want to do well. They want to do good. 🆕 New @UNDESA report shows the potential of youth s… https://t.co/bsr2cZcI3S
7/3
2020
The rise in youth social entrepreneurship does not release decision-makers from their obligation to address the you… https://t.co/RgAa4f7yjnYouth unemployment is on the rise, worsened by the #COVID19 crisis. @UNDESA's #WorldYouthReport explores how socia… https://t.co/aYvb2B9tQ2
Retweeted by UNYouthYouth social entrepreneurship can create employment opportunities for all. 🆕New @UNDESA report shows the potential… https://t.co/79zxYTfVQ0Young people don’t just want to do well. They want to do good. 🆕New @UNDESA report shows the potential of youth so… https://t.co/1u31dJsrWDWhat could help policymakers leverage the full potential of youth social entrepreneurship to achieve the… https://t.co/5G0Rt9rftsOur new @UNDESA #WorldYouthReport makes a case for removing barriers that prevent young people from thriving as soc… https://t.co/wq3MpDGpdh
7/2
2020
How can sports help prevent radicalization among youth? 1️⃣ by creating safe spaces 2️⃣ by including youth sociall… https://t.co/qNrizwYvUaThe @UN today launches a new behaviour change initiative to help stop the spread of fake news online. Pause and… https://t.co/R4h74WwE9i
6/30
2020
If you have inspiring ideas on how the @UN should #LeadTheNewNormal post-#COVID19 NOW is your chance! Join our “My… https://t.co/jHUmQXqiHX👏 We will launch the #WorldYouthReport 2020 🗺️ on 2 July online @UN in NY on "Youth Social Entrepreneurship and the… https://t.co/noliBfvCRM
6/29
2020
From #COVID19 pandemic to the climate crisis, the @UN has been at the forefront of finding solutions to challenges… https://t.co/6yFafBPQ7u
6/27
2020
.@PreCop26ITA🇮🇹 is teaming up with @Connect4Climate and @UNYouthEnvoy to host the brand-new #Youth4ClimateLive Ser… https://t.co/UUsANCQi1b
6/26
2020
258 million children & youth are entirely excluded from #education, with poverty as the main obstacle to access. W… https://t.co/LrbCwwFsxi
6/25
2020
Human rights Equality Dignity for all The ideals laid out in the UN Charter, signed 75 years ago, belong to every… https://t.co/s7ByYaxVUY
6/24
2020
Public servants are on frontlines of the #COVID19 response. From health care & education to sanitation & transport,… https://t.co/Cjw7FSvDfY
6/23
2020
Young people are part of the solution, actively contributing to efforts to reduce the spread of #COVID19. #UNIANYDhttps://t.co/6vpGB5RjZe
6/22
2020
Happy International #YogaDay  🌟 Yoga for Health - Yoga at Home 🌈 Yoga relieves stress and increases fitness, mi… https://t.co/U2Lro1GFK5Today is International #YogaDay Yoga can be a fun & effective way of keeping children physically active despite mo… https://t.co/jYSYTAsuXW
6/21
2020
Happy #WorldRefugeeDay 🎶 Concerts to cooking classes 🏊🏽 Slam poetry to synchronized swimming Millions of people a… https://t.co/rczVuUvHI1
6/20
2020
They fled war, violence and conflict. 🗺️ Now they’re helping respond to #COVID19. #WorldRefugeeDay, meet 7️⃣refug… https://t.co/wFY7ytNE0r
6/19
2020
1/3 of our food is lost or wasted every year. Here's how you can help reduce food waste: ✅Shop smart ✅Understand d… https://t.co/EpK2zqWsakOlder people have the highest rates of serious illness & death from the #coronavirus. @UNOCHA shows how organizati… https://t.co/ncuB17VR0f
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6/18
2020
Creating opportunities for young people everywhere 🗺️ Check out the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth - F… https://t.co/DffWLu35Ci
6/17
2020
Together, let's reimagine our world after #COVID19! Join @unicefchief @AminaJMohammed, @UNICEF Goodwill Amb. Mill… https://t.co/tEtdsF85BZThe world needs strong youth-focused policies, so young people can help drive economic growth and prosperity 📈… https://t.co/aZPEgSIidl
6/16
2020
Cooperation Solidarity Hope Together, we can get through #COVID19. Together, we can build a better world. Your… https://t.co/ubprnQhKfYNurses doctors sanitation workers journalists truck drivers grocery store workers researchers & all essential work… https://t.co/N9rpSvjELr
6/15
2020
Today is #WorldBloodDonorDay. A decision to donate your blood can save up to 3️⃣ lives. Give blood and make the w… https://t.co/OEy2q0McRD
6/14
2020
Millions more children risk being pushed into child labour as a result of the #COVID19 crisis, which could lead to… https://t.co/7t1wlNmaM3
6/12
2020
Young people are part of the solution, actively contributing to efforts to reduce the spread of #COVID19. #UNIANYDhttps://t.co/yrFch8mwq3
6/11
2020
Gender, climate & security are inextricably linked. #COVID19 crisis is deepening the existing gender-based inequal… https://t.co/mYOPrMaTsh
6/10
2020
📣 Attention #YouthDelegates! 🆕 2nd edition of the @UN Guide to the Youth Delegate Programme by @UNDESA is now ava… https://t.co/PppueyzmNxPreserving our oceans & its resources protects our future. Here are a few tips to help #BeatPlasticPollution in o… https://t.co/SO1COCyLbV
6/9
2020
Happy #WorldOceansDay🌊 Our ocean is in a dire state, but we know the solutions to save it - find out how you can b… https://t.co/1k37u98dSp
6/8
2020
Today is #WorldFoodSafetyDay🥗 Unsafe food can cause over 200 diseases 🌏 Food safety tips: 1⃣ Keep clean 2⃣ Separ… https://t.co/zJlW9Y06zF𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐏 racism 𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐏 discrimination 𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐏 intolerance 𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐏 violence 𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐏 hate We must work together to… https://t.co/prp41mz52f
6/7
2020
#RaceToZero is a radical collaboration between cities, businesses, regions & investors. Let us race together for a… https://t.co/4xcfHnyZy5
6/6
2020
It's time #ForNature 🌈 Young people across the globe, tell the world 🗺️ why you 💚 nature & what you’re doing to c… https://t.co/It88JDacysHappy #WorldEnvironmentDay 2020 🌈 It’s time #ForNature Keep up with the virtual events taking place around our be… https://t.co/cWfaR9dVQ6
6/5
2020
When the world feels like it’s at a standstill, it’s important to remember what keeps it spinning. Our ocean is our… https://t.co/DSfPefsWzzAs economic activities halt due to #COVID19, millions are losing jobs – especially among youth – or experiencing si… https://t.co/4Vd02fQOHs
6/4
2020
Today is #WorldBicycleDay 🚲🚵 Bikes are affordable, reliable, environmentally friendly & a key component of post… https://t.co/QhVHLMAOl3"The world cannot afford a lost generation of youth, their lives set back by #COVID19 and their voices stifled by a… https://t.co/NzbCps4YrW
6/3
2020
Each year, services provided by biodiversity are worth an estimated more than one and a half times the size of glob… https://t.co/a1IifuN6bhYoung people want to see #ClimateAction in the plans to rebuild our 🗺️ and recover from #COVID19. Listen to youth… https://t.co/eqpD9fhay5
6/2
2020
Due to #COVID19 many adolescents are missing out on opportunities to express themselves, build connections and to l… https://t.co/2cVmrSHcV8We rely on nature for our health, jobs & so much more. For #WorldEnvironmentDay, #StayHome & raise your voice with… https://t.co/sTneTj7IvZTobacco products kill over 8M people yearly - & for decades, the tobacco industry has employed tactics to attract y… https://t.co/MC98AMJl5e
6/1
2020
Can your photo 📷help shape our future? @JoinUN75 & @Agoraimages calls on photographers everywhere to share their p… https://t.co/9U2YrCtsM3
5/31
2020
The @Minions& Gru are supporting @WHO in making sure people of all ages stay safe and healthy during #COVID19 pande… https://t.co/4ENtZn91DuMore than one in six young people have stopped working since the onset of #COVID19 pandemic. New @ILO report analy… https://t.co/TMIjt5c7Zy
5/30
2020
Strengthening the role of #womeninpeacekeeping is essential to making sure our peace and security efforts are lasti… https://t.co/T4EVNs5mj4
5/29
2020
Ensuring everyone has the necessary digital skills to improve their lives has been put into focus by #COVID19. Id… https://t.co/bAVbOvFrXr
5/28
2020

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