Increase in young leaders trained and educated in 2019-2020, than previous year.
Trained young leaders to educate their communities on sustainable development.
Solutions mentored and incubated.
Community of program members, organizations and team members.
SDSN Youth, the official youth initiative of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) announced Brighton Kaoma has been named Global Director of one of the world’s largest global networks of young professionals with more than 750 member organizations from 85 countries.
SDSN Youth is one of the world’s biggest networks of young leaders working together to accelerate solutions towards the Sustainable Development Goals.Read about us >>
As 2020 marks the 5th anniversary of SDSN Youth, read our Impact Report 2020 to learn how we have been cultivating the next generation of leaders for sustainable development!Read the report>>
“The future belongs to the young, who are increasingly providing imaginative solutions to push the Sustainable Development Goals agenda forward, helping to solve the greatest challenges our world faces,”Read the article>>
Jointly developed by Ban Ki-Moon Centre for Global Citizens, SDSN Youth, and the SDG Academy, the Certificate aims to encourage university students around the world to learn about, engage with, and take action on the SDGs.Read the article >>
IBM today announced that it is collaborating with United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UN SDSN) Youth Philippines' to deliver fast and trusted COVID-19 information to the Filipinos by using IBM Watson Assistant, a conversational AI solution designed and trained to understand natural language and interact with users to provide responses to COVID-19 questions.Read the story>>
Through the Yo x los ODS project, 50 young people from the SDSN Youth network were trained in skills and innovation methodologies to comply with the 2030 Agenda. This project aims to help citizens with creative and innovative ideas who, as agents of change, want to generate solutions to the country's problems.Read the story>>
The award recognises the SDSN Youth's peacemaking efforts worldwide, including its commitment to foster dialogue for peace, and its promotion for action by youth in implementing the SDGs.Read the story>>
Ezra is a university student, looking to learn about the SDGs and build experience.
Ioanna Stanegloudi, Co-Founder of Finclude
Ioanna is an entrepreneur, looking for business development.
Fransiska is a young professional, looking to build her network and connections for a career in urban development.