Baku, April 25, AZERTAC
Young leaders have hailed the role of the mass media in addressing global challenges as part of the Youth Event of the 7th UNAOC Global Forum. They said the media carry an important burden of promoting the values of inclusiveness, multiculturalism and tolerance as well as preventing xenophobia and violent extremism.
The panel was attended by youth from Azerbaijan, Canada, Netherlands, Afghanistan, brazil, Austria, Belgium and other countries, and representatives of local and international youth organizations.
They also exchanged views on education, science and migration, and safety of journalists.
The participants underlined the growing role of youth in preventing violence and solving conflicts globally.