Summary Report: The Role of Youth in Democratic Resilience

The report summarises the discussions from the Community of Democracies’ side event on ”The Role of Youth in Democratic Resilience”, held at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in New York in September 2018 and hosted by Romania.

The report outlines the main points discussed during the event including:

–  the role of youth in protecting democratic values

 – challenges to youth’s engagement in political processes

– good practices to enhance youth’s inclusion and participation in decision-making
– the importance of youth inclusion for the implementation of the SGDs