You(th) Speak on Education: Empowered, Included and Equal, UN HQ, 8 April 2019

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You(th) Speak on Education: Empowered, Included and Equal, UN HQ, 8 April 2019

Victoria Ibiwoye, Youth representative of the SDG-Education 2030 Steering Committee is co-organising the thematic session on education (SDG4) at the ECOSOC Youth Forum

Led by UNESCO this SDG4 thematic session will :

●    Provide a platform for inclusive youth-centered discussion on SDG4, to be reviewed during the 2019 High Level Political Forum (HLPF);
●    Address the challenges faced by youth in the field of education, focusing on the needs of the most vulnerable and marginalized;
●    Emphasize the contributions youth can make to achieve the youth-specific targets of SDG4;
●    Highlight success stories, networks and opportunities for youth development and engagement; 
●    Develop a set of concrete recommendations for the acceleration of the progress on SDG4.