Ireland's UN Youth Delegates to address the UN
Ireland’s UN Youth Delegates, Lauren and Paul, are currently in New York and preparing to speak on behalf of Ireland at Third Committee – TODAY, October 3rd at approx 3pm Irish time.
Watch LIVE as Lauren and Paul speak about issues affecting young people and how young people must be supported to engage in society at all levels via http://webtv.un.org (look for Third Committee link)
Keep an eye on Twitter for the latest information on speaking time: @nycinews @unyouthirl
Check out these videos for background insights from Lauren and Paul, speaking about their work at the UN so far: https://www.facebook.com/UNYouthDelegatesIreland/posts/976749212478399
The planet is currently home to the largest population of young people that the world has ever seen. Today we will watch and celebrate two young representatives from Ireland as they take to the world stage to highlight some of the issues faced by the world’s young people.
Meet Lauren and Paul at the YOUth Summit on Peace and the Sustainable Development Goals which will take place on November 23rd at the Aviva Stadium. Sign up: http://www.youth.ie/training/YOUth-Summit-Peace-Justice-and-Sustainable-Development-Goals