Zeenat Rahman

Zeenat Rahman

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March 14, 2014

Saving Syria and Its Children

On February 10, the children at a United Nations’ school in Muzeirib, Syria, were among an ever shrinking group of… more
September 9, 2013

Young Internet Entrepreneurs Change the World

The information sharing system that we now know of as the Internet was founded on the principle of freedom. It… more
July 10, 2013

Malala Day: Promoting Education for All

This Friday, 500 young leaders from nearly 90 countries will convene at the United Nations headquarters for a UN Youth… more
May 26, 2013

Changing the Narrative: Youth in Africa

For far too long, the continent of Africa has been perceived by many in the West as a place of… more
March 6, 2013

Empowering Young People as Economic and Civic Actors

My office, the Office of Global Youth Issues, aims to ensure that the perspectives and ideas of young people are… more
December 6, 2012

Elevating Youth Voices Through Youth Councils

Over the past four years, Secretary Clinton has prioritized engaging diverse groups of young people around the world, underpinned by… more
August 10, 2012

International Youth Day: Partnering With Youth to Build a Better World

This Sunday we will celebrate International Youth Day, and it's particularly timely that this year's theme is “Building a Better… more