Delegate: Mr. Povlsen
12. Mr. POVLSEN (Denmark) speaking on items 85 and 89, said that young people must be given the opportunity to take part, as equal partners, in the political process in their country, since decisions made today would influence the future of new generations. Without taking youth, their ideas and their aspirations into consideration, one ran the risk of preparing a society which would fit neither their needs nor their interests. In order to ensure their participation, Governments should – as Denmark had done – include a youth…Continue readingDenmark – 1984
UN Doc.: A/C.3/39/SR.17
UN Doc.: A/C.3/39/SR.17, 22 October 1984, p. 4-5, Youth Delegate Search: https://youthdelegatesearch.org/denmark-1984/.