Nuestra exposición #VocesDeLaGente llega a España!

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSSbqeuNzds] Más de 8 millones de personas de 194 países han participado en la encuesta MI Mundo, lo que la convierte en la consulta más extensa jamás realizada por las Naciones Unidas. Detrás de cada uno de esos votos, hay una historia personal que merece ser contada. La exposición #VocesDeLaGente es una pequeña muestra […]

“Raise your voices on climate change!” -Ban Ki-moon urges African youth

ABUJA – The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has charged the youth of Nigeria to be ambassadors and champions in advocating for climate change issues. Speaking during a twitter chat as part of his visit to Nigeria, the UN Secretary-General urged Nigerian and African youth to play their part in preserving the climate.“Youth should say […]

Peoples’ Voices Celebrated During Eco Forum Global in China

UNMC was delighted to join Youthink Center to participate in the Eco Forum Global Annual Conference Guiyang 2015. This was held in June 2015 in Guiyang, China. During the conference, an interactive space featured an exhibition of people from around the world who prioritized eco-friendly options in the UN MY World Global survey, the virtual […]

The Millennials Movement: Jóvenes Peruanos por un mundo mejor

Blog by Rosario Garavito, Founder of The MIllennials Movement and MY World Youth Advocate in Perú “Los jóvenes de una nación, son los depositarios de la posteridad” – Benjamín Disraeli Ser parte de aquellos agentes de cambio que cada día sueñan con un futuro mejor para la comunidad global es una gran aspiración para muchos […]

JCI Italy celebrates 100 years of impact with MY World Podium at EXPO Milan!

by JCI Italy JCI Italy celebrated 100 years of impact on May 16 at the Cascina Triulza EXPO. The Junior Chamber International (JCI) movement was established in 1915 in St. Louis (USA). Today it is present in over 120 countries and 5,000 local communities and representshundreds of thousands of young men and women between 18 and 40, senators (honorary members […]

Clouds Over Sidra at the ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment, Palais Des Nations, Geneva

The United Nations Millennium Campaign participated in the Humanitarian Affairs Segment (HAS) put on by the UN Economic and Social Affairs Council (ECOSOC) at the Palais des Nations in Geneva on 17-19 June 2015, with the support of OCHA. This event provided a unique opportunity for Member States to address challenges, operational and normative progress […]

Educate a Child Collects 1,630 ballots across Cameroon

Blog by Asaah Gideon, co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of Educate a Child in Africa (ECA).  Educate a Child in Africa (ECA), a nonprofit and nongovernmental organization that uses non-formal education and the media to inspire a passion for consequential formal education in children in Africa recently administered one thousand six hundred and thirty (1,630) […]

UNMC Brings 8 Million Peoples’ Voices to Bangkok, Thailand

As “We the Peoples” Data Playground World Tour kicks into high gear in preparation for the 70th UN General Assembly and the announcement of the post-2015 development agenda, we showcased peoples’ voices through cutting-edge technology at the Asia Pacific Forum for Sustainable Development 2015 (APFSD 2015) and the 71st Session of the Economic and Social […]

HAVE YOUR SAY in The Future of Social Development in the Post-2015 Era

Dear colleagues, civil society representatives, friends: The international community has deemed 2015 as a time for global action.  At national, regional and international levels, through dialogue, policy and wide spread advocacy, Governments, civil-society actors, United Nations entities, philanthropists and other stakeholders have been working to accelerate the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals and other […]

Celebrating Families!

written by Catherine Williams – Global Youth Advocate at the UN Millennium Campaign May 15 is the official UN International Day of Families, a day that emphasizes the international community’s importance of family needs. This year’s theme is “Men in Charge? Gender Equality and Childrens’ Rights in Contemporary Families”. A panel discussion organizied by UNDESA-DSPD […]