Youth is a wonderful period in everyone’s life, a time when you are looking for your place in life, discovering new talents and hoping for the fulfillment of your most cherished desires. It is you, the representatives of the younger generation, who will determine the future of our great Motherland.
Today, along with other specialties and professions, young people can find their vocation in volunteerism, in innovative and scientific -technical creativity, in serving the country.
In Russia, as elsewhere in the world, special attention is paid to the integration of young people into political, human rights, scientific and creative activities. Since 2001, under the State Duma of the Russian Federation, there is a Youth Parliament, the main task of which is to involve young people in parliamentary activities, to form a legal and political culture among young people. Youth parliaments are created at legislative assemblies in many regions.
The Institute of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation pays special attention to work with young human rights defenders. At the end of July, within the framework of the Coordinating Council of the Human Rights Commissioners, we will conduct master classes at the section "Young leaders of NGOs (
Today, on the Day of Youth, I would like to wish you good luck and realize all your plans! Let the road of life be easy for you, there will always be friends nearby, every day will be a reason for joy!
High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation