Youth Engagement and Brexit

22 Jun

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Written by Raf Galdeano and Cat Tully, Accountability Advocate at Restless Development and political activist, just completed her first year at university, and founder of School of International Futures and formerly in the FCO and Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit respectively. Discussing the EU referendum, what it means for UK citizens – especially younger citizens – […]

This week’s hot links include: international aid, sustainable development goals and the United Nations youth forum.

3 Feb

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February 24 marks the 50th anniversary of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Helen Clark for UN Development explores the challenges and landmarks of the last year and the opportunities for the UNDP and international development in 2016. A storify published by the UNDP discusses the previous year in international development, the UNDP role in […]

Drivers of our futures: High levels of youth unemployment

9 Jul

Here´s a report on the top ten countries where young people cannot get a job.  A driver of shorter-term political instability, longer-term economic challenges, and social alienation: youth unemployment is an issue that European politicians pay lip service to, but seem to ignore the importance of.  Perhaps they think that though it is one of the […]