UN Youth of Helsinki organizes study trips abroad on a regular basis. The purpose of the trips is to get acquainted with the UN’s global operations and to become familiar with the important themes of the UN, such as human rights, development issues, and peace work.
2015: Study trip to Brussels and The Hague
HYKY organized a study trip to Belgium 11.-13.5.2015.
2017: Study trip to Copenhagen
HYKY organized a study trip to Denmark 9. -12.3.2017. The themes of the trip were “Youth, peace, and security”, and establishing cooperation between Nordic UN youth organizations.
2017: Study trip to Rome
HYKY organized a study trip to Rome, of which the theme was sustainable food production. We visited important UN organizations (FAO, WFP, and IFAD) as well as got acquainted with Italian UN youth and professionals of sustainable food production.