Every year, International Youth Day is celebrated on August 12 at the UNESCO World Heritage site in Doha, Qatar. On this day, citizens and countries around the globe have come together to acknowledge and bring focus to the many issues faced by the youth internationally.
The International Youth Day celebration is one of the most awaited events for children, teens and adults alike as they participate in various events, games, sports, cultural programs, concerts and fireworks. The day is also notable for launching new projects and initiatives targeting the youth in education, health, politics and social aspects. It is a day when people from all over the globe come together for fun, excitement, adventure and education.
International Youth Day 2021
International Youth Day has been celebrated since 2021 and has so far seen participation from more than sixty countries. Participating countries are listed below with brief details of their achievements and contributions to the festival: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Greece, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Poland, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, Uruguay and Venezuela.
The organizers have put in great efforts to make the celebrations a one of a kind, which children, teenagers, parents and teachers will remember for a long time to come. For the sake of the international youth day, the following people have been felicitated: King Henry VIII, Queen Victoria, Theophile King Charles II, Prime Minister John Major, Foreign Secretary Sir Ernest signatures and drafts, Foreign Secretary Sir Walter Raleigh and his wife Camilla, Theophania IV and her husband Antony. On Friday, the International Youth Day celebrations to mark its 20th anniversary.
Quotes for International Youth Day
- The future of the country is in the hands of the youth. On International Youth Day, sending warm wishes to you because you are the hope for the generations to come. All the best!!!
- The youth are the young guns of the country who are going to bring the new change to lead a new transformed life for better. Warm wishes to you on International Youth Day!!
- On the occasion of International Youth Day, promise yourself to become a responsible youth…. to work for the development and brighter future of the country. May you always shine bright!!
- Everything has a beautiful ending….. If it is not beautiful then it is not the ending….. So keep working hard until you experience a beautiful ending…. Wishing you a very Happy International Youth Day.
- You have the power to dream and you have the power to make these dreams a reality…. May you are blessed with stronger will and higher energies…. Wishing you Happy International Youth Day.
Inspirational Message for Youth Day
- “The occasion of Youth Day reminds us that without youth, no country has any growth and future. Warm wishes on Youth Day.”
- “For a country to progress and prosper, it needs hard working, dedicated and discipline youth. Wishing a very Happy Youth Day.”
- Youth is energetic, hopeful, fearless, smart and determined…. Youth is the future of a country…. Youth is making the impossible possible…. Celebrate this amazing phase on International Youth Day.
International Youth Day Status
Warm wishes on Youth Day…. Let us guide and support our youth because they are our tomorrow and our hope.”
- “If the youth of a country is on the right track then the country is in safe hands…. Wishing a very Happy Youth Day.”
“When the high energies of youth are focused into the right direction there are brighter chances for the country to progress…. Happy Youth Day.”
As a marker of the importance of International Youth Day, the United Nations Educational, Culture and Arts Organization (UNOCCO) has designated a post for Youth in International Diplomacy and the Secretary-General of the Organization of Security and Cooperation (OSC) is expected to declare the theme on behalf of the heads of state and government of the participating countries.
This International Youth Day has been celebrated since 2021 with great enthusiasm and participation from young people from every nook and corner of the world. On the first day of the celebration, the kids perform various activities like parades, cultural shows and street games. On the second day, there are street competitions and the students present are the ones who win the competitions. International Youth Day celebrations to mark the importance of young people and it is a time when young people from different countries come together for a day of fun and learning.