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International Youth Day

12 August, 2017

Democracy is fundamentally designed to be representative. But when young people look at the federal government, they don’t see themselves reflected back at them.


Finding My Voice

30 July, 2017

They say that representation is only changed by a mass of voices and stories. In September 2016, committed to that idea, UN Youth participant Max Tran started The Young Asian Australians’ Journal (TYAAJ) to help better represent the dynamically diverse and unique demographics of Australia today.


Guns, Germs, and Steel

29 June, 2017

‘Guns, Germs, and Steel’ is probably not the most apt name for a book that is, for the most part, about agriculture. Don’t let that turn you away though: Jared Diamond’s ambitious history of human societies is a truly engaging read.

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UN Youth Australia

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  1. Evatt NSW

    Evatt NSW is the state round of The Evatt Competition, Australia’s premier debating and diplomacy… See details ›

  2. Voice

    Unlike any other public speaking competition, UN Youth Voice asks contestants to present their… See details ›

  3. Evatt SA

    For Year 9-12 students, Evatt SA turns you into international diplomats as you work to solve the… See details ›

  4. Human Rights Summit

    A sell-out annual day event, our Human Rights Summit brings together 100 young South Australians to… See details ›

  5. Evatt 2015 Delegate Info

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  6. MUN Camp

    Develop your diplomacy, public speaking and negotiation skills at MUN Camp. See details ›

  7. Schools’ Program

    Have UN Youth run our hands-on, educational and exciting programs in your classroom. See details ›

  8. Book Club

    Every month, we look at a non-fiction book chosen to challenge your perspective on the world, teach… See details ›

  9. NSW Regional Competitions

    Do you or your students live in a regional area and want to get involved in UN Youth but can't make… See details ›

  10. 10 Aug - 9 Sep 2017

    Evatt Tasmania

    Evatt Tasmania is the state round of the Australian UN Security Council Competition. See details ›

  11. 10 Nov 15

    Voice Tasmania

    UN Youth Voice is a public speaking competition that sees participants propose solutions to… See details ›

  12. 19 Feb 16 - 12 Mar

    Regional Conferences

    Our regional conferences offer a unique opportunity for students in regional areas to attend events… See details ›

  13. 17 Mar 17 - 19 Mar

    NSW State Conference

    Are you in Years 9 - 12 and passionate about global issues and human rights? Keep an eye on this… See details ›

  14. 24 Mar 17 - 27 Mar

    Tasmanian State Conference 2017

    Our premier educational event See details ›

  15. 24 Mar 17 - 26 Mar

    Territory Conference

    Territory Conference is an annual, weekend-long UN Youth event for Year 10 - 12 students. Run… See details ›

  16. 05 May 17 - 14 May

    The Evatt Competition: Western Australia

    Evatt is a Model United Nations Security Council diplomacy competition for students in Years 9-12.… See details ›

  17. 04 Jul 17 - 11 Jul

    National Conference

    The UN Youth National Conference brings together over 150 exceptional young people from across… See details ›

  18. 02 Sep 17

    Evatt NT

    Evatt NT is the Territory round of Australia’s largest and premier debating and diplomacy… See details ›

  19. All Year

    School Engagement

    Take advantage of a top-quality educational experience, crafted specifically for your needs! If… See details ›

  20. All Year

    Schools Programs

    We offer workshops, Model UN debate sessions, interactive problem solving simulations and many more… See details ›

  21. All Year

    School Visits

    UN Youth Victoria runs education sessions in schools across the state. Take advantage of a… See details ›

  22. All Year

    Youth Rep to the United Nations

    The Australian Youth Representative to the UN is a role appointed annually by UN Youth Australia in… See details ›

  23. All Year

    School Visits

    UN Youth ACT can come to your school! We run several activities which aim to engage students and… See details ›

  24. August

    ACT Schools Ambassadors Program

    The Schools Ambassadors Program is our fortnightly program for students looking to make change in… See details ›

  25. March

    Territory Conference

    Territory Conference is a weekend long event that brings together high school students from across… See details ›

  26. March 2018

    State Conference WA

    State Conference is a weekend-long residential camp which is open to all students in Years 10 to… See details ›

  27. Term 3

    Evatt Victoria

    Evatt Victoria is the state round of Australia’s premier debating and diplomacy competition.… See details ›

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