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Run Local: A Conversation with the Young New Yorkers Changing Our Politics

Join the Robert F. Kennedy Young Leaders & the UN Youth Envoy’s Not Too Young To Run campaign for an evening of lively discussion featuring young people engaged in local politics! They’ll be speaking on the importance of civic engagement, the unique power that millennials bring to our democracy, and what it takes to dive […]

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MPs from IPU Forum of Young Parliamentarians at the ECOSOC Youth Forum

The contribution of young people and their participation in decision-making is necessary if we are to eradicate poverty. That was one of the key points made by members of the IPU Forum of Young Parliamentarians at the United Nations ECOSOC Global Youth Forum, held this year on The role of youth in poverty eradication and […]

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Not Too Young To Run Interactive Workshop

73% of countries restrict young people from running for office, even when they can vote. We believe that if you’re old enough to vote, you’re old enough to run. Join us tomorrow, Tuesday, 31 January, for an interactive workshop on the recently launched Not Too Young to Run Campaign to hear directly from young elected […]

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Launching Global Campaign Promoting Right of Young People To Run for Public Office

Today the global campaign Not Too Young To Run was launched at the first United Nations Forum on Human Rights, Democracy and the Rule of Law taking place at United Nations Geneva. The campaign, launched by a partnership consisting of the Office of the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the […]

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