As the global development discourse is focused on SDGs, the United Nations organized ECOSOC Forum consultation workshops with various stakeholders. In an ongoing effort, UNDP Nepal nominated Brabim Kumar K.C from AYON to represent Nepali Youth for a global youth conference on youth and post MDG issues. To compile the issues of Nepali youth, which would be presented during the global youth conference; AYON in collaboration with NGO federation and Ministry of Youth and Sports organized a consultation workshop on youth and post MDG issues on 29th January 2015 at Ministry of Youth and Sports.
Mr. Bigyan Sharma, Communication Officer of NGO Federation of Nepal gave a presentation on the process regarding the Sustainable Development Goals and the activities carried in Nepal. Brabim Kumar K.C highlighted the issues that are relevant to youth and MDG.
After the presentation, the floor was open and youth from diverse background gave their feedback and suggestions for the ECOSOC Forum.
AYON in partnership with various organizations including NGO Federation has been active in consultations and discussions on issues related to youth and Millennium Development Goals (MDG). AYON on behalf of civil society organization took lead in youth consultation and submitted report in the past for the future of MDGs and the issues for Sustainable Development Goal (SDG).