Regional Training on Youth Leadership and Youth Conference in Chiang Mai, Thailand, from 5-12 June 2019

Regional Training on Youth Leadership and Youth Conference in Chiang Mai, Thailand, from 5-12 June 2019

Regional Training on Youth Leadership and Youth Conference in Chiang Mai, Thailand, from 5-12 June 2019

Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP), in collaboration with UNESCO and United Nations Development Programme – UNDP, is hosting The Regional Training on Youth Leadership and Youth Conference in Chiang Mai, Thailand, from 5-12 June 2019. These back-to-back events are attended by 45 indigenous youths from Bangladesh, Cambodia, India (Mainland and Northeast), Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Thailand, Timor Leste and Vietnam.

            The main objectives of these activities are to strengthen the capacity of the indigenous youths to deal with their issues in particular and indigenous peoples’ issues in general as well as to establish Regional Youth Platform to integrate and consolidate the youth issues in the Asia for global, regional and global level advocacy works.

            These activities are supported by Misereor, Sida – Styrelsen för Internationellt Utvecklingssamarbete and UNESCO.