The Side-event of the 6th UNESCAP Asia-Pacific Forum Sustainable Development
“Redesigning Youth: Showcase of the TIJ-UNODC Borderless Youth Forum”
The Thailand Institute of Justice (TIJ), in partnership with United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Regional Office for Southeast Asia and the Pacific (ROSEAP) organize a side-event of the 6th UNESCAP Asia-Pacific Forum Sustainable Development under the theme: “Redesigning Youth: Showcase of the TIJ-UNODC Borderless Youth Forum.” This event is to present a showcase of the outcomes of the UNODC-TIJ Youth Forum, including:
1) Results from youths’ syntheses of the challenges of (1) Social reintegration of ex-offenders; (2) Gender-based violence; and (3) Access to Justice for marginalized and vulnerable groups;
2) A demonstration of the collaboration methods; and
3) Collaboration stories and reflections from youth participants on the experience of fostering relationships between individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds to create an expansive regional network of passionate youth, thereby inspiring them to take action and make lasting tangible societal changes.