Every year on August 12 International Youth Day, which is the awareness day declared by the United Nations in the year 1985. The decision is made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth. The main theme of the day is to remind the public about the importance of the youth, which is one stage of life and celebrated all over the world.
On the 10th Anniversary, General Assembly adopted “World Programme of Action for Youth”, which provides the guidelines and support for the nation and worldwide for improving the position of the youth.
General Assembly’s adopts on the 15 Priority Areas.
Education, Employment, Hunger and Poverty, Health, Environment, Drug Abuse, Juvenile delinquency, Leisure-time, Globalization, Information and communication technologies, activities, Girls and young women, Participation, Youth and conflict, HIV/AIDS and Intergenerational Relations
It’s an opportunity for the governments and others for drawing the attention towards the issues of youth worldwide. As per the definition by the Western European the young people are boys and girls with the age in between 13 and 21 years. There are many activities which are organised for the youth and each time they help with the planning and implementing their ideas and have the proper celebrations and made that a great day.
For the year 2016, the theme of this year International Youth Day is “The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production”. Says United Nations. This is all about achieving the 2030 plan for the Sustainable Development. They focus on the primary role of the youth is ensuring poverty eradication and achieving sustainable development through sustainable consumption and production.
Famous quotes on international youth day:
Youth day in India is celebrated on the occasion of swami Vivekananda’s birthday. Some of the famous quotes by famous personalities are given here.
Young people need models, not critics. – John Wooden
Time misspent in youth is sometimes all the freedom one ever has. –Anita Brookner
In youth we run into difficulties. In old age difficulties run into us. – Beverly Sills
Youth has no age. — Pablo Picasso – Spanish painter
Never think there is anything impossible for the soul. It is the greatest heresy to think so. If there is sin, this is the only sin; to say that you are weak, or others are weak. Swami Vivekananda
“The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently” – Friedrich Nietzsche
International youth day messages and sms:
You Have power of dreams,
the freshness and love,
the majority of the Indian population is youngest age,
and those years are years of great creativity
Let no one despise
you for your youth,
but set the believers
an example in speech,
in conduct, in love, in faith,
Wish you happy Youth Day
You have to grow from the inside out.
None can teach you, none can make you spiritual.
There is no other teacher but your own soul.
My Wishes with you on this YOUTH day
The earth is enjoyed by heroes this is the unfailing truth.
Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.
Wish you a pleasant Happy International Youth Day to you and your family.
Everything in Life has a beautiful ending…
If the ending is not beautiful, then be sure it’s not yet the end…
Best wishes to you on this Happy International Youth Day.