Malala Day

© A World at School 2013

In support of the United Nations Secretary-General’s Global Education First Initiative, hundreds of youth representatives from across the world will come together for Malala Day - to celebrate Malala's 16th birthday and show their support for universal education.
The main event will be a youth assembly held in the Trusteeship Council Chamber where Malala Yousafzai will celebrate her 16th birthday by addressing young leaders who support universal education. This will be followed by a Global Education First Initiative Youth Fair, and skill building sessions for young people.


Type of Event Special Event
Start 11.07.2013 12:00 local time
End 12.07.2013 16:30 local time
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Focal point Fordham, Elizabeth
Organizer United Nations Special Envoy for Global Education
Contact Cara Davis 81082
Country United States of America
City New York
Venue United Nations Headquarters, New York
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 600
Official Website Global Education First Initiative
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