Soledad Carrasco Sanchez, Communications Officer at CHIRAPAQ, an Oxfam partner in Peru with Catherine Perras a member of Oxfam-Québec’s Youth Observatory, at UN headquarters. Credit: Soledad Carrasco

Raising the voices of indigenous youth at the UN

Soledad Carrasco Climate Change, Youth Leave a Comment

Soledad Carrasco reflects on her experience of attending the UN youth forum as a representative of the indigenous peoples of Peru. Youth are often accused of being indifferent to the political events unfolding in our society. But I saw no evidence of that at the Youth Forum of the United Nations which I attended recently in New York. The forum, organized …