Prevention of Cyber Threats & Emerging Disruptive Technologies
Establish clear connections, between the use of ICT by the youth and its underlying risks, by working on confidence-building measures (CBMs) to fend off threats to cyber space and emerging disruptive technologies (EDT).
Ensuring Good & Inclusive Governance
Foster youth engagement in political processes to enhance the scope of Accountability and Trust Measures (ATMs) underpinning Human Rights, the Rule of Law and Democracy to avert Unconstitutional Changes of Governments (UCGs) and political fragmentation.
Combating Transnational Organized Crime
Support through intelligence-driven and accurate research the creation of a youth action plan against transnational threats (Arms/Drugs Trafficking and Illicit Activities) ensuring the freedom of movement for persons, goods, services and commerce.
Conflict Prevention & Resolution
Promote peacebuilding and post-conflict rehabilitation for youth populations in fragile countries ravaged by armed conflict or terrorism, by developing multifaceted policies and advocating for proactive foreign policies.
Monitoring Technological Developments in Defense
Conduct cause-driven research on politico-military developments pertaining to the domain of Defense (Modernization of Conventional and Nuclear Technologies) and Military Planning.
Affordable, Reliable, Sustainable Energy
Promoting renewable energy and addressing the challenges of the energy transition, strengthening network resilience, energy efficiency and green growth.
Promote Sustainable Economic Growth
Supporting sustainable economic growth and fostering international economic co-operation on a variety of issues to counter economic and social disparities, challenges to the rule of law, weak governance, corruption, widespread poverty and high unemployment.
Action Against Climate Change
Creating awareness on security implications of climate change and supporting the development and implementation of transboundary climate change adaptation strategies.
Access to Resources
Ensure that all youth have equal access to resources including financial and economic resources, basic services, natural resources and land rights, and access to new technology.
Inclusive & Equitable Quality Education
Ensure that youth complete free, equitable and high quality education and increase the number of youth who have relevant skills for employment, decent jobs and entrepreneurship.
Sustainable Youth Goals
As part of its 2030 Vision, CYIS is committed to shaping an equitable environment to foster critical and creative thinking for all youth. The Sustainable Youth Goals (SYGs) enable the Centre to create a more suitable world for the next generation of decision-makers to express their voice on youth vulnerability in all aspects of society.