Monthly Archives: August 2010

For Africa, Education is the Key

By Daniel Bornstein, YA Delegate from New York and a soon-to-be freshman at Dartmouth College I entered the UN Youth Assembly most passionate about environmental sustainability. Yet after speaking with delegates from several African nations and reading a huge poster … Continue reading

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International Year of the Youth

Today is International Youth Day!

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Photos from the YA

To see photos from the 7th Annual Youth Assembly at the UN click here!

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Meera Gandhi & Giving Back

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Campaign Night

Wednesday night marked the beginning of  the special events of the YA for those who purchased travel packages. Campaign night is when the participants joined leading NGOs to learn about how to help the world achieve the MDGs. Here are some … Continue reading

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The End of Poverty

The End of Poverty produced by Matthew Stillman

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Opening Session

This morning kicked off the start of YA programs! Patrick Sciarratta, the executive director of The Friendship Ambassadors Foundation welcomed everyone to the 7th Annual Youth Assembly at the United Nations. Conference room 1 was filled with global youth leaders … Continue reading

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