UNFICYP Youth Champions

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15 Jun 2020

UNFICYP Youth Champions

We are very proud of the 20 UNFICYP Youth Champions, who have been selected among many other very qualified candidates.

UNFICYP Head of Mission & Special Representative of the Secretary-General Elizabeth Spehar congratulated all the champions and expressed her admiration for their commitment to protecting their shared environment and building peace in Cyprus.

In the first online training session, presentations were made by Ms. Serife Gunduz and Mr. Michalis Loizides, co-heads of the Bicommunal Technical Committee on Environment.
The United Nations Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth, Jayathma Wickramanayake also expressed her support to UNFICYP’s Environment & Peace - Youth Champions initiative via a video message.

The UNFICYP Youth Champions – Environment & Peace initiative is based on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all.