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ONE YOUNG WORLD SUMMIT 2022 – PEACEFUL FUTURES SCHOLARSHIP
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ONE YOUNG WORLD SUMMIT 2022 – PEACEFUL FUTURES SCHOLARSHIP

[Fully Funded]16-19 May 2021 || Tokyo, JapanDeadline: 25 November 2021Violence among young people is a global emergency with impacts on public health, human rights and economic prosperity. An estimated 200,000 10–29 year-olds are victims of homicide each year, accounting for 42% of total victims. This statistic is just one aspect of a broader spectrum of violence committed by and against young people including bullying, sexual assault and serious physical and psychological injury with life-long consequences.The Peaceful Futures Scholarship has been established to identify and amplify the voices of young leaders who undertake exemplary work to end youth violence and create a peaceful future for their peers and subsequent generations.Peaceful Futures Scholars will participat...