“Mark A Difference” volunteers in the spotlight of the UN Day in Jordan

“It is vital to ensure that youth are a part of the conversation to identify the next development priorities, both globally and locally,” HRH Princess Basma bin Talal said during the UN Day celebrations on 24 October, adding that “here in Jordan, youth were a vibrant part of the national consultations”. Proud of the recent […]

Every opinion counts

Volunteers engaged young people in Azerbaijan in an open conversation about their priorities for the post-2015 development agenda. BAKU, October 2013 – “If I had a chance to be born again, I would choose to be born nowhere else but in my village. I don’t want to move to the city, I just want to […]

MY World 2015: Over one million people speak at the United Nations

 Over 1 million people have answered MY World, the United Nations global survey to citizens- voting for education, health, honest and responsive government and jobs as basis for a better future. The results from MY World are being presented through a report and an innovative and interactive new exhibit called “Listening to ONE MILLION Voices.” […]

Over one million people speak at the United Nations

1,130,000 people have answered MY World, the United Nations global survey to citizens- voting for education, health, honest and responsive government and jobs as basis for a better future.  Results from MY World are being presented to world leaders during the 68th UN General Assembly session in New York through a report and an innovative and interactive new […]

UN Secretary-General listens to 1 million voices from MY World

People around the world call for better education, healthcare, honest and responsive government and jobs.  The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon presented today a new report “A Million Voices: The World We Want”. The report summarizes the findings from public consultations and surveys, that engaged more than 1.3 million people in all 193 UN Member States since […]

Vote for your favorite candidate to the MY World People’s Choice Award!

To recognize all the great works of our partners around the world, we will be holding a MY World Partner Recognition Event in New York on 25 September 2013. During the event, we will award the most popular candidate according to your votes! Check out the candidates at http://bit.ly/1d2PEFe and vote for your favorite story! Everybody is invited […]

25 Sept. MY World Partner Recognition Event and Award Ceremony

When: 25 September 2013, 6:15 pm (EST)  Where: Danny Kaye Center. UNICEF House, 3 UN Plaza, New York Thanks to the support of over 700 partners worldwide, MY World, the United Nations survey for a better world, has mobilized over 850,000 participants in 194 countries. By September 2013, we will have reached 1 million votes […]

Mark a Difference campaign in Spanish

More than 600,000 people have already participated on MY World, the United Nations survey for a better world, voting for their priorities for the post-2015 global development agenda. But we want more voices to be heard! On Tuesday 4th June, we are launching the “Mark a Difference” communication campaign for MY World, in Spanish to […]