YOUTH
Sustainability
Leadership
Changes
Development
About YPSDG

“Youth Parliament for SDG”, is a non-profit organization registered in Geneva, to promote and enhance the youth capacities an involvement to influence, equip, and transform them to become effective catalysts of continuous change in their home region and in the wider world to achieve the Rights and the Development goals, in a vision of sustainable development and for an equitable social framework.

VISION

The vision of the YPSDG is to actively engage young people in the moulding of their future society. To be involved in the decision making and the governance process, to develop friendly cultural exchange and dialouge between different parts of the worlds to reduce the gaps in the development agenda and to learn from each other.

The YPSDG encourages independent thinking and socio-political initiative in young people and facilitates the learning of crucial social and professional skills. Since its inauguration. These values interdependent are essential to ensure a sustainable future. This can be achieved first with a fast and progressive increase of the exchanges between the different regions and the different actors, decision-making authorities and beneficiaries, second with a reinforcement of the civil society organizations’ role and last with the necessary adaptation of the national legislation. In this way, the cooperation shall be built on mutual trust, the constant exchange of experiences, good practices and the relationship-building aiming a common interest.


MISSION

YPSDG carries out the follow-up and the analysis of the current problems of development in order to give advice and adapted solutions to strengthen sustainable development and rights. This mission follows an integrated approach thanks to the research; the sharing of knowledge and good practices, the education and the awareness, covered by publications, conferences, or other means and support jugged and adopted by the Executive Committee.

GOALS

The Goal of YPSDG is to promote and enhance the youth capacities an involvement to influence, equip, and transform them to become effective catalysts of continuous change in their home region and in the wider water world to achieve the Rights and the Development goals, in a vision of sustainable development and for an equitable social framework.

Designed by young professionals with experienced scientists, society leaders, and academia, for young SDG professionals, the YPSDG aims to:
- INSPIRE young professionals with leadership potential to develop their careers in different SDG goals with more focus on equity, peace, Green Growth, climate change and industry.
- CONNECT young professionals with Development experts and established business leaders, who serve as role models.
- INVOLVE young professionals in the development agenda and governance.
- MONITOR the development agenda and rights within their societies.

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