Youth For Peace Need Your Help

The 2016 theme for the International Day of Peace (21 September) is “The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace,” highlights how ending poverty, protecting the planet, and ensuring prosperity for everyone all contribute to global harmony. The Education Outreach Section of the United Nations Department of Public Information needs your help in getting young people between the ages of 15-24 throughout the world to submit 10-15 second videos (in English) on how the Sustainable Development Goals can build peace. The most engaging videos will be featured on the United Nations International Day of Peace YouTube channel and at an official event at United Nations Headquarters in New York on 16 September. Videos will start appearing on the channel ( from now through 21 September, the International Day of Peace. More details can be found at: