The Asia-Pacific Regional Consultation on Youth, Peace & Security, held in Bangkok, Thailand from 16 to 19 May 2017, was one of a series of national and regional consultations for the Progress Study mandated by UNSCR 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security.
The consultation was organized by UNFPA, UNV, UNDP, the Peacebuilding Support Office, UN WOMEN, UNICEF, UNESCO, UNODC, UN ESCAP, UN HABITAT, UN ESCAP, ILO and IOM. A total of forty young participants from 21 different countries (Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Pacific Islands, Sri Lanka, South Korea, Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam) took part.
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