Breaking New Grounds for Sustainable Development

The Youth Assembly serves as a platform to empower and mobilize youth with the skills needed to be agents of impactful change. Under the theme of "Breaking New Grounds for Sustainable Development", the 22nd Session will continue The Youth Assembly’s tradition of aligning with the mission and goals of the United Nations. The program will focus on building practical skills and exploring new technological and innovative strategies to achieve the UN 2030 Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals, with an impetus on the role that youth can and should play.

Conference Agenda

Topics to be covered include:

SDGs and Beyond: Leveraging Technology for Development

Skills and Employment for the Modern Era: Preparing for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Unlocking Blockchain's Potential to Advance the SDGs

Taking Action on Environmental Challenges: A Multidimensional Approach

Finding Sustainable Solutions for Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons

Closing the Gap: Building Equal Representation in Leadership

Empowering Youth to End Poverty

The Role of Youth in Sustaining Peace

Development and Inclusion of Youth for Action on the SDGs

Working Across Sectors to Achieve the SDGs

Disrupting the Status Quo: Lessons from Entrepreneurs