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You(th) Speak on Education: Empowered, Included and Equal, UN HQ, 8 April 2019
Event Date: 
Thu, 2019/04/04
Victoria Ibiwoye, Youth representative of the SDG-Education 2030 Steering Committee is co-organising the thematic session on education (SDG4) at the ECOSOC Youth Forum.


Led by UNESCO this SDG4 thematic session will :

  •  Provide a platform for inclusive youth-centered discussion on SDG4, to be reviewed during the 2019 High Level Political Forum (HLPF);
  •  Address the challenges faced by youth in the field of education, focusing on the needs of the most vulnerable and marginalized;
  •  Emphasize the contributions youth can make to achieve the youth-specific targets of SDG4;
  •  Highlight success stories, networks and opportunities for youth development and engagement; 
  •  Develop a set of concrete recommendations for the acceleration of the progress on SDG4.