MENA Regional Adolescent and Youth Advisory Majlis

Advisory Majlis

The MENA Regional Adolescent and Youth Advisory Majlis (RAYAM/Majlis) is envisioned to serve as a sustainable and inclusive regional platform for young people from the MENA region. “Majlis” is an Arabic term meaning “a place of sitting,” and alludes to a secure space where young people can convene to share their thoughts and insights on issues of importance to them...

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Latest Evidence and Tools

Share or access evidence and tools geared for young people or practitioners working with young people in the MENA region. Any resources submitted will be subject to a preliminary...

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Visualize 2030 data challenge

You are 20-30 years old and interested in advancing sustainable development in the MENA-region? Then join the first SDGS Data Camp in the region.

August , 2019
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MENA Generation 2030

Without improved education and work opportunities, the MENA-region faces a critical risk of an unprecedented increase of 5M of-school children, and over a 10% rise in youth unemployment by 2030.

August , 2019
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Change Makers from Yemen

Nosaiba Othman and Ola Alaghbary are two young women that are bringing positive change to their country. Read more about them here.

August , 2019
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Increase your employability and skills with these websites

We compiled a list of useful websites, that can help you find a job, volunteering or scholarship opportunity and teach you new skills.

July , 2019
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Change Makers in Action

From Morocco to Iraq and Syria to Yemen, young people across the MENA region are making positive changes in their communities. Change takes many forms. Change can be big or small, in new ways of thinking or in the way things are done. It may take place at the community, national, or regional levels. It may be an awareness-raising campaign, advocacy event, or development project..

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