Skip to main content

Final Report | Launch of UNSCR 2250 in Maldives

Youth4Peace Facilitator • 30 August 2016

Final Report - Launch of UNSCR 2250 in Maldives



On 30 August 2016, the United Nations in Maldives in close partnership with the Ministry of Youth and Sports of the Maldives has launched today, the UN Security Council Resolution 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security, making Maldives the first country in the Asia Pacific region to honour this landmark resolution in an official ceremony.

The launch brought together representatives from the government, law enforcement structures, civil society organizations, youth activists, academics, private sector, as well as UN agencies, such as UNDP, UNICEF and UNFPA, to discuss challenges and opportunities for greater youth engagement in the country’s future.