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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 […]

During UNGA Week, Young Leaders Meet World Leaders, Work Together to Achieve the Global Goals

New York – On September 20, young leaders and world leaders gathered for a special event on the sidelines of the high-level segment of the UN General Assembly to assess progress in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and discuss ways for engaging young people. The event, co-hosted by the Office of the […]

Announcing First Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals

New York, September 19, 2016 – The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi, today unveiled the inaugural class of Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the Social Good Summit in New York. The 17 Young Leaders have been recognized for their leadership and contribution to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda […]