Public Consultations: Belarus’ MY World Campaign

2014 has come to an end and we are glad to look back at the work we have been doing and share some results. The UN team in Belarus had a chance to seize the opportunity and combine two important processes into one: the MY World 2015 global survey and associated public consultations, which became […]

Carta abierta a los líderes mundiales: Nosotros los pueblos

Queridos Líderes Mundiales, ESTE AÑO podría ser el año que cambia el curso de la historia para siempre – el año en que damos un paso adelante decisivo en la lucha contra la pobreza extrema y salvar a nuestro preciado planeta. En 2015 estaremos confiando en ustedes para establecer nuevas metas de desarrollo, metas que suceden […]

An open letter to world leaders: We the peoples

Dear World Leaders, THIS year, 2015, could be the one that changes the course of history forever — let’s take a decisive step forward in the fight to end extreme poverty and save our precious planet. In 2015 we will be trusting you to set new development goals to protect this earth and make it a […]

The Future of Citizen Engagement – A New Report on Citizen Voice

Wednesday 17 December, New York Last week, the Occidental College Task Force on Citizen Accountability launched a report of their research findings entitled The Future of Citizen Engagement: Recommendations for Implementing Effective Feedback Initiatives. This research team, commissioned by the UN Millennium Campaign, assessed a variety of citizen feedback initiatives around the world which focus […]

UN Belarus marks International Day of Disabilities by collecting MY World votes

(English below) Originally posted on UN in Belarus— Written by Dasha Mironova, photos by Carolina Poliakova 3 снежань 2014 Вчера, в Международный день инвалидов, команда ООН побывала в гостях в маленьком, но таком интересном мире – в Белорусском обществе глухих. Мы пришли поговорить с людьми, которых обычно не слышат, об их приоритетах и проблемах, которые их волнуют. […]

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 […]

Peoples’ Participation: Essential to Achieving Human Rights Worldwide

November 30th 2014, Marrakech, Morocco During the Second World Human Rights Forum, the National Observatory of Child Rights in Morocco (ONDE) and the United Nations Millennium Campaign (UNMC) organized a high level panel discussion on strengthening participation of people, particularly children and youth, in defining the UN sustainable development agenda. The forum took place in […]

What do #youth want at the SMK Ayer Keroh School in Melaka, Malaysia?

MY World Offline Survey  at SMK Ayer Keroh School, Melaka, Malaysia. 14th November , 2014, 7.40am – 8.30am The World Youth Foundation (WYF) is  an international non-governmental organization with Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. It launched in 1994. It aims to promote goodwill and understanding amongst youth through organizing training, […]

Hellenic Road Safety Institue “Panos Mylonas” launches MY World Initiative for Better Transport & Roads

Πείτε και εσείς τι πιστεύετε πως θα κάνει τη ζωή σας καλύτερη Πείτε τη γνώμη σας για τον κόσμο που θέλετε Ψηφίστε στο: rsi-ioas.myworld2015.org  The Hellenic Research and Educational Institute “Panos Mylonas” for Road Safety and the Prevention and Reduction of Traffic Accident (RSI) marked International Day for Road Victims on Sunday 16 November, 2014 by launching a […]