Youth Day in Singapore
Youth Day in Singapore is held on July 7. This event in the first decade of the month July is annual. Help us
NYC’s Youth Sentiment Polls (Jan 2022 to Apr 2022) – 51% of respondents reported good or very good mental well-being in April 2022.
International Youth Day, which is recognised by the UN, falls on 12 August. Other countries also celebrate youth just on different dates. For example, in Singapore, Youth Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of July.
To achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, the world needs to leverage the full potential of all generations. On this important day, let's join hands across generations to break down barriers, and work as one to achieve a more equitable, just and inclusive world for all people.
How was Youth Day created? Youth Day celebrates the contribution that young people made to the struggle for freedom in South Africa. On June 16, 1976, schoolchildren marched in a protest that began the Soweto Uprising. The uprising was a major event in the struggle against apartheid in South Africa. Youth Day is also known as Soweto Day.
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