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IGF 2019 Youth Participation at the IGF

DC: 

Youth Coalition on Internet Governance

Round Table - Circle - 90 Min

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Description: 

How have young people risen to the occasion in the past year to contribute to IG events and which YCIG 2018 priorities were met to accommodate this?
Handover to the 2020 Steering Committee Complying with the YCIG Statutes, the new Steering Committee is appointed during the IGF following successful elections over the mailing list.
How can the YCIG community rise to the occasion to promote youth participation, advocate for the rights and opportunities for young people in IG and create an environment in which young people can easier engage in the IGF processes? Discussion with/proposals from IGF participants

Organizers: 

Nadia Tjahja, Youth Coalition on Internet Governance/Sunium

Speakers: 

Nadia Tjahja, Youth Coalition on Internet Governance/Sunium (WEOG) (Moderator)
Jawad Tanveer, Youth Coalition on Internet Governance (Asia-Pacific) COMSATS University
Fawad Khan, Youth Coalition on Internet Governance (EEG) EdTech

SDGs: 

GOAL 10: Reduced Inequalities
GOAL 17: Partnerships for the Goals

Contact Information

United Nations
Secretariat of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF)

Villa Le Bocage
Palais des Nations,
CH-1211 Geneva 10
Switzerland

igf [at] un [dot] org
+41 (0) 229 173 678