#Youth at the #Habitat3

Today, Martin Ulvestad Østerdal, from the Norwegian Children and Youth Council (LNU) delivered a statement on behalf of the UN Major Group for Children and Youth to the plenary meeting of the Habitat III PrepCom1 at the UN Headquarters in… Read More

Youth 21: Increasing youth participation in the UN system!

Are you a youth activist or advocate?! Do you think young people should play a greater role in the UN system?! Do you have views on what should be the mandate of the UN SG Special Advisor on… Read More

1 Minute to Save My City!

INTRODUCTION The theme of World Habitat Day 2011 is Cities and Climate Change. Share your thoughts on your city and climate change, send us a video or photo. The 1 minute to save my city campaign gives you an… Read More

UN Youth High-Level Meeting is on!!!

Hey everyone, Just a quick update.. I know I’ve been away and not keeping this up-to-date.. but things over the last few days have been super hectic. Thanks for the e-mails pushing for me to feel ashamed and… Read More

23rd UN-HABITAT Governing Council, Nairobi

Hey guys, I just got back from the 23rd Session of the Governing Council of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) which was held at the UN-HABITAT Headquarters Nairobi, Kenya from 11th to 15th April 2011. This time under… Read More