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Young Leader Madelle Kangha Promotes the Positive Impacts of Techincal and Vocational Education for Youth in Africa

This past July, a social media campaign organized by Young Leader for the Sustainable Development Goals, Madelle Kangha, asked young people across Africa to ponder and respond to the question: “How has learning a skill helped change your life?” To celebrate World Youth Skills Day, Kangha’s organization, Jumpstart Academy Africa, in partnership with Impact Bridges […]

Young Leader Emma Camp Works to Increase the Resilience of the Great Barrier Reef

One of the Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals, Dr. Emma Camp, along with her colleague A/Prof. David Suggett of the Future Reefs Program [1] at the University of Technology Sydney, and a key partner Wavelength Reef Cruises [2] have established a new partnership on the Great Barrier Reef – aimed at transforming site stewardship of […]

United Nations launches 2nd Class of exceptional Young Leaders to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

The UN Young Leaders Programme is an initiative of the Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth and aims to celebrate and empower a group of Young Leaders to take upon a leadership role for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. 23rd September 2018, UN Headquarters, New York, USA – The United Nations today launched […]