2016 International Youth Day, it was nice knowin’ ya!
- Category: News & Media
- Published on 22 August 2016
On Friday 12 August, young people gathered in hundreds of locations across the globe from Kampala to Nairobi, from Johannesburg to Rio De Janeiro and from Nevis to Krakow to mark International Youth Day, and celebrate the myriad of different ways of how young people are contributing to the communities they want or desire to see. This year’s celebrations focused on the role of young people in promoting sustainable consumption and production as highlighted by Goal 12 of the Sustainable Development Agenda.