International Youth Day
2020 Theme: Youth Engagement for Global Action
The theme of International Youth Day 2020, “Youth Engagement for Global Action” seeks to highlight the ways in which the engagement of young people at the local, national and global levels is enriching national and multilateral institutions and processes, as well as draw lessons on how their representation and engagement in formal institutional politics can be significantly enhanced.
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The COVID-19 Outbreak and Gender: Regional Analysis and Recommendations from Asia and the Pacific - GiHA & GBV AoR, May 2020May 19, 2020 In March 2020, emerging gender impacts and trends were highlighted in an Advocacy Brief developed by GiHA resulting in key recommendations. Good practices from across the Asia Paci...
Call to Action on Protection from Gender-Based Violence in Emergencies: Statement on the Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on #GBV and Relevant Considerations in its Humanitarian ResponseMay 13, 2020 The Statement issued by the Call to Action on Protection from Gender-Based Violence in Emergencies (Call to Action) on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on gender-based violence...
The GBV AoR brings together non-governmental organisations, UN agencies, academics and others under the shared objective of ensuring life-saving, predictable, accountable and effective GBV prevention, risk mitigation and response in emergencies, both natural disaster and conflict-related humanitarian contexts.