2 Jul 2020 – Briefing by Mr. Elliot Harris, UN Chief Economist and Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development as well as a youth social entrepreneur, on the 2020 World Youth Report: Youth Social Entrepreneurship and the 2030 Agenda.

The 2020 edition of the World Youth Report focuses on youth social entrepreneurship with a view to provide partners, including Member States, with policy guidance on how to build ecosystems that enables and supports youth social entrepreneurship. Such an ecosystem comprises entrepreneurial actors and networks as well as economic, educational, financial, institutional and technical conditions conducive to entrepreneurial activity. The success of youth social entrepreneurship rests on an accurate assessment of its merits, opportunities and challenges and on the development and implementation of a cohesive and enabling ecosystem.

Detailed explanation on video is available HERE.





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