Looking Beyond Disaster: UNESCO International Youth Forum 2011

2011_08_UNYouthForumLogo.jpgAsia Pacific youth create international disaster response network

In a world first, 100 young leaders from around the Asia Pacific region who have experienced natural disasters in their homelands met in Christchurch this week. They created the beginnings of a global youth network and strategy for disaster response and recovery: the first of its kind in the world.