2012 Trygve Lie Youth Challenge
The Permanent Mission of Norway has partnered with the National High School Model United Nations (NHSMUN) to present the Trygve Lie Youth Challenge - an annual creative and educational competition named after the Norwegian politician and lawyer that became the UNs first Secretary-General. The competition seeks to get young people engaged in the key global issues of the day.

The 2012 Trygve Lie Youth Challenge sought to capitalise on the energy of the global protest movements while looking ahead to Rio+20 and the global sustainable development agenda. In January the 3000 NHSMUN delegates were sent the following Challenge: “if you were at a peaceful protest in Rio in June– what would your banner read?”

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All photos: Norway UN Mission/Emma K Lydersen
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