Announcing the Youth Democracy Network

Fostering a New Generation of Democratic Leaders

March 30, 2023 

Summit for Democracy, San Jose, Costa Rica 

To develop young leaders who advocate for democracy, human rights, and fundamental freedoms, Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. Representative to the United Nations, announced at the Summit for Democracy in Costa Rica the creation of a global Youth Democracy Network, in collaboration with the Community of Democracies.  The Network will strengthen intergenerational ties and increase peer-to-peer connections so that the next generation of leaders can work together to foster strong democracies and respect for human rights. Read more