European Youth Event – Reports, programmes, projects, campaigns and other initiatives

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Turning the Tide on Youth-Washing: 5 Ways to Effectively Engage Young Environmental Leaders

From UNEP’s Tide Turner Programme in collaboration with Lonely Whale, this playbook for change shares the findings of the world’s first ever global survey of young environmental leaders, with a focus on how to meaningfully engage youth
UNEP Plastic Tide Turners Challenge Badge Toolkit

A/HRC/51/19: Human rights implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on young people

Barriers to youth participation
OHCHR Report on Youth and Human Rights Report on the youth and human rights
UNESCO Youth as Researchers initiative 2-pager on the UNESCO Youth as Researchers initiative
UNESCO UNESCO Global Youth Community – Teaser
UNESCO UNESCO Global Youth Community – 1-page presentation document
UNESCO UNESCO Global Youth Community – Expression of interest
UNESCO UNESCO Global Youth Community – Survey (ENG and FR)
UNWTO Linktree Linktree leading to Global Youth Tourism Summit’s socials and research papers
UNICEF U-Report UNICEF’s U-Report Europe poll on career guidance

UNICEF Youth in Europe Bulletin

UNICEF’s Youth in Europe Bulletin profiling youth participation and leadership
UNECE UNECE’s activities on the Youth in Resource Management and connections with SDGs
OSGEY Be Seen, Be Heard Campaign
OSGEY Be Seen, Be Heard report
UNODC GRACE Initiative UNODC Global Resource for Anti-Corruption Education and Youth Empowerment (GRACE Initiative)
UNODC YouthLED TALKS (GRACE initiative) YouthLED TALKS: series of webinars organized by the members of UNODC’s YouthLED Integrity Advisory Board, with support from the GRACE initiative
UNODC Coding4Integrity (GRACE initiative) Coding4Integrity Youth Anti-Corruption hackathons, with support from GRACE initiative
UNODC STRIVE JUVENILE STRIVE Juvenile: Preventing and Responding to Violence against Children by Terrorist and Violent Extremist Groups’ (EU-funded project implemented by UNODC)


STRIVE Juvenile, dedicated page for EYE

Youth, Peace and Security: a programming handbook

Youth, Peace and Security: A Programming Handbook: The programming handbook builds on recent evidence and increasing momentum to prioritize youth-inclusive and youth-sensitive peace and security programming, as a core element of more sustainable and long-lasting peacebuilding efforts.

Aiming Higher: Elevating Meaningful Youth Engagement for Climate Action

Aiming Higher: Elevating Meaningful Youth Engagement for Climate Action. This guidance explores what meaningful youth engagement in climate action looks like, both conceptually and practically.
UN Women Youth in action for gender equality: Agency! Leadership! Activism! – Implementation guide Youth in action for gender equality: Agency ! Leaership! Activism! – Implementation guide (2019)

The publication covers the following themes:

Empower young women, young men and non-binary people
Fostering girls’ leadershp and amplifying their voices
Increasing young women’s leadership
Fostering partnership with young people

UN Women Youth As the Agents of Change for Gender Equality Youth as the agents of change for Gender Equality (2021) – covers the topic of youth activists as agents of change
UN Women In Focus: International Youth Day

In focus: international youth day
IOM TandEM (Towards Empowered Migrant Youth in Southern Europe) TandEM (Towards Empowered Migrant Youth in Southern Europe) is a regional project, funded by the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) of the European Union, and implemented by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), in partnership with the European University Association (EUA) and the Italian Islamic Religious Community (COREIS). The project aims to build a bridge between migrant and local youth to promote dialogue, mutual understanding and cohesion in Spain, Italy, Malta, Greece, Croatia and Cyprus and encourage young Southern Europeans’ active participation in the integration of young migrants in their countries.


EYE Interviews