ACTIVITIES

IYC follows and promote the work plan of the UN Secretary General Envoy on Youths.

Principles: Participation, Advocacy, Partnerships and Harmonization

Principles: Participation, Advocacy, Partnerships and Harmonization

Harmonization

Serve as a catalyst to enhance the coordination and harmonization of youth programming among UN agencies and beyond.

Partnerships

Engage Member States, private sector, foundations, academic institutions, media and civil society, including youth-led organizations in the UN programmes on youth and facilitate multi-stakeholder partnerships on youth issues

Advocacy

Promote stronger youth engagement in setting, implementing and evaluating the various development frameworks and increase international awareness and attention to youth issues

Participation

Increase accessibility of young women and men (including marginalized youth) to the United Nations through promoting structured mechanisms for youth participation at national, regional and international levels