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Expert Group Meeting on Youth, development, and rights

Monday, 11 November 2013
Expert Group Meeting on Youth, development, and rights

DSPD Focal Point on Youth will convene an Expert Group Meeting (EGM) on "Youth, Development and Rights" from 13 to 14 November 2013 in New York.

The EGM aims at exploring the barriers facing young people in exercising their full set of rights to participation in civic, political and economic life. In addition, the meeting will identify strategies and policy recommendations on how these barriers can be overcome.

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