youth and arts

Peace building

On December 9, 2015 the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted an historic resol­­ution that recognizes the important role young people play in the prevention and resolution of conflict. Resolution 2250 creates the framework for nations to engage and empower youth as workers of peace through five pillars: Participation, Protection, Prevention, Partnerships, and Disengagement and reintegration. This …

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Youth and Arts

Art, social change, and young people have always walked hand-in-hand. Engaging youth in the Arts can promote positive, powerful social change in countless art forms, including dance, music, graffiti art, and more. Young people can change the world in a lot of ways through the Arts. Get Active — When young people interact with art in sustained …

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