Meet the new UN Millennium Campaign Director, Mitchell Toomey!

Greetings MY World and World We Want Partners, With the beginning of a new year, we are pleased to introduce you to Mr. Mitchell Toomey, who has taken on the post as Director of the United Nations Millennium Campaign as of January 2015. Prior to becoming Director of the Millennium Campaign, Mitchell held the position […]

MY World with FIA at the Modial de l’Automobile

Blog by Luca Pascotto, Global Public Policy Manager, FEDERATION INTERNATIONALE DE L’AUTOMOBILE The Paris Motor Show (4-19 October 2014) – “Mondial de l’Automobile” – is one of the most important shows in the automotive calendar, taking place every two years. Main car manufacturers announce their new models and the latest green and safe vehicle technology that will be fitted […]

Humans of MY World – Sharing the Stories Behind the Global Survey

  After traveling to 15 countries across 5 continents, Humans of MY World (HOMY) returned to New York to share MY World stories with the United Nations General Assembly in September 2014. The UN Millennium Campaign distributing postcards with HOMY images and stories. Several events also showcased large-scale Humans of MY World prints. A photo-narrative project launched […]

Over 4 million voices heard

Over 4 million people have had their say at the UN! Many congratulations to Mexico as the country with the most votes (nearly 800,000)! Up to now, the survey results reveal that the top priorities for voters to improve their lives are a good education, better healthcare, an honest and responsive government and better job […]

New Partner Toolkits Available

Want to become a partner and learn how to get more involved in MY World 2015 and the World We Want 2015? Download our partner toolkit today! Quiere ud. ser aliado y aprender como involucrarse en MI Mundo 2015 y The World We Want 2015? Descarga nuestro Guía para Socios hoy! Souhaitez vous devenir un partenaire […]

JCI Members Commit 2,522,500 votes at 2014 JCI Global Partnership Summit

By Carlos Suarez, JCI External Relations Manager, with edits by Bonnie Stack, JCI Communications Manager 23-25 July, 2015 – New York Nearly 500 young active citizens from over 50 nationalities united inside the United Nations at the annual Junior Chambers International 2014 Global Partnership Summit. JCI seized this significant, timely opportunity to discuss the final push for […]

Children International Gives Children and Youth a Say at the UN

“The most important issue for me is equality between men and women.” – Shabag For the first time, the UN is allowing people to have a direct say in shaping a better world – and Children International Is helping young people around the world take advantage of this opportunity Press release and pictures all courtesy Child […]

JCI Renews Commitment to MY World Campaign

During the 2014 JCI Area Conferences, JCI members took action to engage young active citizens and surrounding community members in the MY World campaign during each of these unique events in Medellin, Colombia (April 23-26), Lome, Togo (May 21-24), Yamagata, Japan (June 4-7) and St. Julian’s, Malta (June 11-14). JCI adopted the Millennium Development Goals […]

The United Nations Goes Grassroots For the MY World Global Tour

Note: This is an article originally posted on the Huffington Post & The Toolbox by Melissa Jun Rowley I’ve always believed that whatever we fall in love with as children never really leaves us, but that it merely gets buried by distractions and obstacles we create when we become adults. That being said, growing up […]

Humans of MY World

We have launched Humans of MY World to capture and share the human faces and stories behind the 1.6 million participants in the United Nations campaign MY World. We will be traveling to 15 countries, reaching out to people in far-flung villages and jam-packed inner cities, from Bogota to Bangkok and across five continents- visiting […]