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Paragraph 24 of the Future We Want, Rio+20
B. Advancing Integration, Implementation, and Coherence: Assessing the progress to date and the remaining gaps in the implementation of the outcomes of the major summits on sustainable development and addressing new and emerging challenges

We note the need for sustainable development strategies to proactively address youth employment at all levels. In this regard, we recognize the need for a global strategy on youth and employment building on the work of the International Labour Organization.

Supporting Initiatives
Asia-Pacific Thematic Working Group on Youth
Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)
The youth employment crisis: A call for action (ILO)
International Labour Organization (ILO)
United Nations