Document symbol: A/RES/60/2
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Policies and programmes involving youth : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly
Requests UN regional commissions to organize, within their existing resources, regional consultations with Member States and youth organizations in order to evaluate the implementation of the World Programme of Action; decides to add the following as additional priority areas for the implementation of the World Programme of Action: the mixed impact of globalization on young women and men; the use of and access to information and communication technologies, the dramatic increase in the incidence of HIV infection among young people and the impact of the epidemic on their lives; the active involvement of young people in armed conflict, both as victims and as perpetrators; and the increased importance of addressing intergenerational issues in an ageing society; requests the Commission for Social Development at its 4th session to elaborate the 5 priority areas mentioned above and to make recommendations on a supplement to the World Programme of Action to the General Assembly, to be adopted at its 62nd session, taking into consideration other emerging issues of particular relevance to youth; requests the Secretariat, in collaboration with other relevant UN programmes and agencies, to establish a broad set of indicators related to youth which Governments and other actors may choose to use to measure progress towards the implementation of the World Programme of Action.Adopted without vote.
UN System - UN. General Assembly (60th sess. : 2005-2006). High-level Plenary Meeting to Review the Progress Made in the Fulfillment of All Commitments Contained in the United Nations Millennium Declaration - Youth Employment Network - UN. General Assembly - Participants - UN. Economic and Social Council - Participants - UN Youth Fund - UN. Commission for Social Development (45th sess. : 2007 : New York) - UN. Commission for Social Development (46th sess. : 2008 : New York) - UN. Secretariat - YOUTH - YOUTH POLICY - CONSULTATIONS - YOUTH EMPLOYMENT - PROGRAMMES OF ACTION - PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION - POPULAR PARTICIPATION - YOUTH ORGANIZATIONS - CIVIL SOCIETY - NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS - PARTNERSHIP - PROGRAMME EVALUATION - REGIONAL COMMISSIONS - SPECIALIZED AGENCIES - INTER-AGENCY COOPERATION - DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIES - POLITICAL REPRESENTATION - FUNCTIONAL COMMISSIONS - GENDER EQUALITY - CONFERENCES - GLOBALIZATION - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY - ACCESS TO INFORMATION - AIDS PREVENTION - YOUTH HEALTH - SOCIAL INDICATORS - REPORT PREPARATION
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