Network for Youth in Transition

@NetworkforYouth

March 2011 Blog Posts (5)

Adolescent death rates outpace child mortality

LONDON | Tue Mar 29, 2011



(Reuters) - Medical progress and global efforts to…

Continue

Added by Saji Prelis on March 30, 2011 at 1:04pm — No Comments

The New African Leader

If what is going on in the Arab nations, is anything to talk about, then the future leaders of this continent are demanding for more.

Why must our rights as voters be taken for granted by the very people who claim to want the best for us?

Why have the older generation wasted all the resources of our continent? Greed: Pure and simple greed. Wanting to reap from where they haven’t sowed.

Its time we the next generation of leaders, take our destiny into our hands and demand…

Continue

Added by Afoom on March 28, 2011 at 7:32am — No Comments

A New Arab Generation Finds its Voice

Listen to stories from young people in the MENA region talking about the events happening and the prospects for their future at: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/03/20/world/middleeast/middle-east-voices.html?hp

 

 

Video interviews with more than two dozen people under 30, from Libya to…

Continue

Added by Saji Prelis on March 21, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Reflections on Women, Girls and Armed Conflict by Under-Secretary-General, Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict

Radhika Coomaraswamy Under-Secretary-General, Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict



Posted: March 8, 2011: Huffingtonpost.com…

Continue

Added by Saji Prelis on March 8, 2011 at 11:08am — No Comments

Youth and Poverty

Did you know that nearly 45 percent of all youth globally, aged 15-24, are living on less than 2 dollars a day? This equates to almost 515 million young people. The situation is especially profound for youth in developing countries, particularly for those living in rural areas. Among these youth some groups are even more likely to be poor, such as young women, youth with disabilities, youth living in countries with armed conflict, youth living as refugees or indigenous youth. 

It is…

Continue

Added by Saji Prelis on March 1, 2011 at 4:09pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2017   Created by Saji Prelis.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

Google+ Google+