UNMGCY
UNMGCY
I United Nations Major Group for Children and Youth

OUR decades-long MISSION:

Meaningfully engaging youth at the United Nations

UN General Assembly-mandated, official, formal, and self organised space for children and youth to contribute to and engage in certain intergovernmental and allied policy processes at the UN.

 
 
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How climate change impacts youth

Read our detailed report on the impacts of climate change on children and youth. 

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Our strategic plan for 2018-2019

Here is the UN Major Group for Children and Youth's comprehensive strategic plan for the 2018-2019 year.

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Refugee children always matter

Read our article on refugee children, and their needs in our detailed report. #WorldRefugeeDay

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Celebrating children today and everyday

Read our article celebrating the representation of children today on #UniversalChildrenDay and everyday.

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OUR HUMBLE BEGINNINGS

1992

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The creativity, ideals and courage of the youth of the world should be mobilized to forge a global partnership in order to achieve sustainable development.
— Principle 21 of the Rio Declaration 1992
 
 

Our impact

1992-PRESENT


 

6K+

REGISTERED YOUTH ENTITIES

170

Countries Represented

25+

AVENUES OF ENGAGEMENT

 
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