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Promoting the inclusion of young people through social protection

03 May 2018
Social protection is a potent policy tool to protect people from poverty throughout the life cycle. It can also reduce inequality and social exclusion. However, as the Report on the World Social Situation 2018 (United Nations, forthcoming) makes clear, access to social protection varies...

The Nutrition Challenge Badge is here in Spanish!

26 April 2018
We are delighted to announce that the Nutrition Challenge Badge is now available online in Spanish! This booklet is designed to help children and young people learn about the importance of a balanced and varied diet to ensure all the nutritional...


23 April 2018
Junior Professional Officer Vacancy No. IRC 5450 The Organization, in particular, is seeking for JPOs with a relevant background in the followingareas of priority:- Agroecology- Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR)- Climate Change- Food Security and Nutrition- One Health

Can you help End Plastic Pollution on Earth Day?

19 April 2018
Disposable plastic is everywhere. From your first cup of coffee, to the shopping bag carrying your food, to your take-out dinner, disposable plastic is permanently present in our lives. We now know that plastics are wreaking havoc on our planet...

Youth Dialogue: Approaches to Education, Employment and Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violent Extremism

18 April 2018
30 May 2018; 10:00 am – 06:00 pmECOSOC Chamber, UN Headquarters, New York “The future of humanity and of our planet lies in our hands. It lies also in the hands of today's younger generation who will pass the...