International Youth Day! ‘Youth Migration: Moving Development Forward.’

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  1. “Young people have a higher propensity to take risks, migrate and adapt. Unfortunately, they are also more vulnerable to abuse and exploitation,” said the President of the United Nations General Assembly, Joseph Deiss. International Youth Day.
  2. Globally, there are approximately 35 million adolescent and youth international migrants. International Youth Day
  3. 20-24 year olds represent the largest group among adolescent and youth migrants. @UNICEF International Youth Day
  4. Developing countries host a higher proportion of adolescent and youth migrants. @UNICEF International Youth Day @UN #‎IYD2013
  5. Significant regional differences exist in the proportion of adolescent and youth migrants.
  6. There are regional variations among adolescent and youth migrants.
  7. Among adolescents and youth international migrants, males outnumber females.
  8. Regional differences exist in the proportion of male and female adolescent and youth migrants.

#IYD2013 @UNICEF @UN @UNDP @UNEP

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