International Youth Day is celebrated on 12th August 2022 every year to mark the contribution of today’s youth to the development of society. The significance of this day is to raise voices against the injustice faced by the youth worldwide. International Youth Day involves youth and aims to improve opportunities for them.
The objective of the International Youth Day 2022
The objective of International Youth Day 2022 is to spread the message that action is needed across all generations to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and leave no one behind. It aims to battle ageism.
The theme of International Youth Day 2022
The theme of International Youth Day 2022 is Intergenerational Solidarity: Creating a World for All Ages“.
History of International Youth Day 2022
International Youth Day was long back established when the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth recommended it to the UN General Assembly on 17 December 1999. It was the efforts of the United Nations General Assembly that actively started working to educate and inspire the youngsters in 1965.
What is done on International Youth Day?
The following activities can take place on International Youth Day to spread awareness and make the youth of our nation all the more responsible and raise their voices:
- Radio Shows
- Cultural Programs
- Organize a debate
- Organize a youth forum to exchange ideas
- Organize an exhibition
So in order to celebrate International Youth Day, people hold seminars, youth forums and have more and more discussions to get more individuals involved to raise voice against the injustices youths of our country face.