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05 March 2021

Regional Forum on Sustainable Development 2021

GEYC is supporting the Issue-based Coalition on Adolescent and Youth (led by UNICEF and UNFPA) to increase youth participation in the roundtables of the Regional Forum on Sustainable Development. The 2021 Regional Forum will be held under the theme “Sustainable and resilient recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and action and delivery on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the UNECE Region“, with a specific focus on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 1, 2, 3, 8, 10, 12, 13 and the 2020 targets. The hybrid plenary sessions will take place on 17-18 March 2021 and will be preceded by virtual peer learning roundtables (10-16 March 2021) clustered around the themes People (SDG 1, 2, 3), Prosperity (SDG 8, 10) and Planet (SDG 12, 13).

GEYC will support the involvement of the following young people :

On the 8th of March, we will have a pre-meeting, Networking meeting of Youth Representatives organized by UN Issue-based Coalition on Adolescent and Youth (led by UNICEF and UNFPA) and Group of European Youth for Change. The networking event aims to connect youth representatives with active roles in Regional Forum 2021 and to streamline joint advocacy efforts. Participation is limited to invited youth representatives.