Andrew Hudson was the 1998 President of UN Youth Australia and the inaugural Youth Representative to the United Nations in 1999.
Posts tagged with: G20
On the surface, economic statistics paint a very clear picture of youth unemployment being at an all-time high, rising steadily since the Global Financial Crisis of 2008-2009. Young people play a crucial role in the growth and sustainability of the domestic and international economy, yet the rate of youth unemployment is rising steadily on a global scale.… Read more ›
Young Australians take recommendations to world leaders at Global Development Summit by Rebecca Bayliss27 June, 2014
What does the term ‘youth advocacy’ mean in Australia? The perception that young people are idealists – dreamers, really – is not uncommon. For some, it would be easy to conclude that young Australians fail to participate in, let alone influence, the public debate.… Read more ›
In the lead up to the G20 Summit happening in Brisbane later this year, we are incredibly proud to present to you an exciting opportunity to have your voices heard on a global stage. For students in years 9-12 from across the country, the Global Development Summit is a full day event filled with amazing workshops and activities that will further delve into the topics of the Y20 Summit (the youth conference as part of the G20).… Read more ›