International Youth Day: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

August 12: International Youth Day

International Youth Day is celebrated each year on August 12 every year in order to signify and highlight the importance of young people, not just as future generation, but also as the current driving force of change in the world. History of the IYD This day was designated by the United Nations in the year ..

2019 edition of International Youth Day (IYD)

The International Youth Day (IYD) is observed every year on 12th of August to raise awareness of challenges and problems facing the world’s youth. The day reiterate our pledge to make education inclusive, equitable & relevant to the changing dynamics of 21st century to prepare our youths to be future ready. The 2019 theme “Transforming ..

2018 International Youth Day (IYD)

The International Youth Day (IYD) is celebrated every year on August 12 to recognize the efforts of the world’s youth in enhancing global society. The day is the brainchild of the United Nations to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding the youth of today. The 2018 theme is “Safe ..

2017 International Youth Day (IYD) is being celebrated

The International Youth Day (IYD) is observed every year on August 12 to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth. The 2017 theme is “Youth Building Peace”, which recognizes the contributions of young people to preventing conflict, supporting inclusion, social justice, and sustainable peace.