Programme: «Youth of Cyprus Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the UN»

«UN75| Youth of Cyprus Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the UN»

Wednesday 16.12.2020[17:00-18:30 (UTC+2)]
(livestreamed via facebook)

17:00-17:05 Welcome Note by Ioanna Demosthenous, President-Cyprus Youth DiplomaCY 

17:20-17:30 Opening Remarks by the UN Youth Envoy Ms. Jayathma Wickramanayake“The role of the UN Youth Envoy: addressing the needs and rights of young people around the world” 

17:30-17:45 Live Q&A with the UN Youth Envoy Ms. Jayathma Wickramanayake

Online Live Panel Discussion 
«Youth for Multilateralism: the United Nations we Want» 

17:45-18:00 Mr. George Charonis, Associate Human Rights Officer, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, “Youth Rights at the UN System” 

18:00-18:15 Executive DirectorCyprus Youth Board Mr. Menelaos Menelaou “The role youth of Cyprus can play in international scenery” 

18:15-18:30 Q&A with questions received from young people through Facebook live and Slido 

18:30 End of the online panel discussion 

Moderated by Ioanna Demosthenous, President of Cyprus Youth DiplomaCY

Via Zoom with the Participation of Youth of Cyprus

19:00-20:40 (UTC+2)

19:00 Welcome note by Cyprus Youth DiplomaCY. Presentation of the workshop. 

19:10 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”, moderated by Burak Berk Doluay, UN Young Leader for SDGs

20:00 Return to the Main Room.

20:05 Presentation of the ideas and proposals of Breakout Room 1

20:15 Presentation on the ideas and proposals of Breakout Room 2

20:25 Presentation of the ideas and proposals of Breakout Room 3

20:35 Concluding Remarks.  Information on how the ideas and suggestions will be used. 

20:40 End of the online event

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