MGCY in Baqa'a!

The UN Major Group for Children and Youth, an officially mandated space for young people to engage in the UN negotiations, has recently concluded youth consultations in the Baqa’a refugee camp in Amman, Jordan. The camp was built for Palestinians back in 1968 and today is home to some 100,000 people. Interestingly, you’d never think you’re in … Continue reading MGCY in Baqa'a!

Amman Youth Declaration Calls For Action From Local Governments On Peacebuilding

August 22, 2015 After many months consultations and engaging youth globally, the Amman Youth Declaration  was adopted by the over 400 youth delegates attending the Global Forum on Youth, Peace and Security held in Amman, Jordan on August 21/22, 2015. The Declaration is the first of its kind to address youth and peacebuilding issues. The Declaration … Continue reading Amman Youth Declaration Calls For Action From Local Governments On Peacebuilding