Online Workshop: “Youth Ideas and Proposals: the United Nations we want”

Cyprus Youth DiplomaCY is organising an online workshop for youth of Cyprus titled:
“Youth Ideas and Proposals: the United Nations we want”

📅Wednesday 16 December 2020
⏰19:00-20:30 (Cyprus’ time)
✍️Via Zoom

🇨🇾🇺🇳The workshop is the second part of the online celebratory event that Cyprus Youth DiplomaCY is organising under the general title “Youth of Cyprus Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations”. The first part of the event will be a live online panel discussion under the title “Youth for Multilateralism: the United Nations we Want” (17:00-18:30) live-streamed at the Facebook page of DCY with the participation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus H.E. Mr. Nikos Christodoulides, the participation of the UN Youth Envoy Ms.Jayathma Wickramanayake, Mr. George Charonis, Associate Human Rights Officer, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights and Mr. Menelaos Menelaou, Executive Director, Cyprus Youth Board. Youth of Cyprus will be able to participate by submitting their questions via the Facebook live and slido. See more information here.

Participants in the online workshop will be able to express their ideas and suggestions for the future of the United Nations as well as their ideas for promoting the role of Cyprus within the UN System! Ideas and suggestions will be submitted to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus and the Office of the UN Youth Envoy, as the proposals of young people of Cyprus.

The workshop will take place via zoom and participants will be separated in Workshop in 3 Breakout Rooms:

1) “Youth Ideas and Proposals on the Enhancement of the Role of Cyprus in the UN System”,
moderated by Nicky Victoria Frantzeskou-Ramos, DCY Board Member.
2) “Youth Ideas and Proposals on the Enhancement of the Relations between Cyprus and the five Security Council Member States”, moderated by Vasiliki Papasavva, DCY Board Member.
3) “Youth Ideas and Proposals for further inclusion of young people in the UN System”, moderator (tbc).

See the full programme here.

✍️You can apply for the workshops by submitting your applications in the form here by Tuesday 15th December 2020. All applications are welcomed and will be accepted! We encourage especially young people of Cyprus (13-35) to participate!

📜All participants will receive a Certificate of Participation and a small gift from Cyprus Youth DiplomaCY, to remind them to stay safe during these challenging times we go through!

Kindly note that the event will take place in English language.

🤝The event is organised by Cyprus Youth DiplomaCY, supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cyprus and the Cyprus Youth Council. Cyprus News Agency is the Media Sponsor of this event, and Cyprus Youth Board the sponsor.

For more information and/or clarification please contact us at All personal data will be used only for the purposes of this event and will not be shared with any third party.

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