Total number of words: between 3,000 and 4,000 words
Deadline for Submission: 15 January 2022
Guiding Questions for Essay Writing
① What made you join the YPC 2022? (300 to 400 words)
② Why does the Our Common Agenda (OCA) report matter to you as a youth? (300 to 400 words)
③ Please identify the issues and proposals are relevant and important for you in terms of peacebuilding as a youth, and describe what kinds of activities you have engaged so far? (1,000 to 1,200 words)
④ What do you think youths can do more and better to promote peace with the OCA report and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in our country and/or internationally? (450 to 600 words)
⑤ What do you think are the major challenges and difficulties in implementing the proposals in the OCA report (450 to 600 words)?
⑥ What would you like to propose to your government (local and/or national), the UN and other stakeholders to promote peace with the OCA report and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the country and/or internationally? (500 to 800 words)
① Contents: Are the ideas and messages creative, substantive, ambitious, thoroughly developed, and relevant to the theme and guiding questions?
② Organization: Are the statements and arguments evidence-based, clearly stated, logically sequenced, cohesive and well-supported?
③ Vocabulary: Are vocabulary relevantly and effectively chosen and used in an appropriate manner?
④ Others : grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, paragraphing, etc.