Youth And Peacebuilding

Youth rights in peacebuilding and humanitarian settings.

Youth rights

Globally, young people are significantly affected by different forms of violence.

The legal framework

In 2015, the United Nations Security Council, recognized that “young people play an important and positive role in the maintenance and promotion of international peace and security”.

Challenges of youth in humanitarian settings

Conflict, crime and other forms of violence affect young people’s lives in more ways than mortality.