International youth day: UN urges world leaders to support youths


The secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio  Guterres has urged world leaders to support young people with massive investments in education and skills building.

He made this known in a broadcast to celebrate this year’s International Youth Day, with the theme, “Intergenerational Solidarity: Creating a World for All Ages”.

The UN chief maintained that beyond giving young people a listening ear, world leaders and decision makers must also integrate them into decision-making mechanisms at all levels.

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