Young people and the pandemic: Keep your head up – A comment on life during the pandemic

Our article series “How do young people experience the pandemic?” continues: We are not alone in this pandemic and we can solve this together, so keep your head up – you are not alone.

International Criminal Court continues series of judgments condemning crimes against child soldiers

With its judgment on 4 February 2021 against Dominic Ongwen, the International Criminal Court (ICC), based in The Hague, Netherlands, adds its third trial judgment to a series of findings that condemn crimes against children.

Young people and the pandemic: Hamburg, Chile, and Covid-19 – Challenges in times of a pandemic

Our article series “How do young people experience the pandemic?” continues: Anna tells us what are the challenges in times of Covid-19 in Hamburg and in Chile? What are the differences? What role do young people play?

On the occasion of World Children’s Day, the Word Future Council demands: Protect children from hazardous chemicals

On the occasion of the anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child on 20 November 2020, the World Future Council warns that the rights of children embedded in the Convention are still not realized everywhere and that the health of girls and boys in particular is endangered by environmental pollution, climate change and hazardous chemicals.

Webinar: Tackling Youth Unemployment

The reinforced Youth Guarantee will play a crucial role in tackling youth unemployment in Europe, especially in countries like Greece or Spain. In our web-event, we will discuss if and how a Green Sector offers a unique chance to involve young women and men endangered by economic exclusion, in particular by implementing the goals set out in the European Green Deal and the corresponding national Energy and Climate Plans.

Press Release: WFC goes Youth:Present

Youth:Present offers young people the possibility to discuss global problems, participate in political decision making and provide solutions.

Human Rights Council adopted resolution to realize the rights of children through a healthy environment

Children need to be protected from Hazardous Chemicals – the topic of our this year’s Future Policy Award.

Our new youth forum: WFC goes Youth:Present

It’s time to announce: Youth:Present. We are exciting to establish a global youth forum.

Young people and the pandemic: Covid-19 – Studying alone in front of the computer

Our article series “How do young people experience the pandemic?” continues: Jada tells us: How does a young student experience the time of the pandemic? How has student life changed through online teaching? What solutions are there for students to make the best of this time?

Young people and the pandemic: Climate in times of Corona

Our article series “How do young people experience the pandemic?” starts today with Louisa’s contribution on Climate in times of Corona. What are young people thinking about the crisis and its impact on climate and future generation?