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Hatim Aznague
Founder & President of The Sustainable Development’s Youth

Hatim Aznague is the Founder and President of The Sustainable Development’s Youth, a non-governmental organization in Morocco that aims to promote sensitize  and concretize Sustainable Development, and winner of the United Nations SDG Action Award in the mobilizer category.

In 2020 he was appointed as Regional Focal Point to the United Nations Major Group for Children and Youth (MGCY) in the Middle East, North Africa and Western Asia, with a focus on gender equality. He is also lead of the Regional Youth Taskforce on Follow Up to the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 Commitments in the Arab States.

Following his participation in children's parliament held by the National Observatory For Children’s Rights, that was led by her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Meryem , he gained experience through training and the Model United Nations, an educational simulation, where he focused on the Commission on the Status of Women, additionally he was involved in the process The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) . 

Hatim Aznague went on to found The Sustainable Development’s Youth, launched the Youth SDG Action Morocco, that opened the gateway to multiple collaborations such as the Moroccan collaboration with Congo Brazzaville about sustainable development, and participate in the Moroccan delegation in many highlighted events such as the summit of the Two shores, the Mediterranean forum that is chaired by President Emanuel Macron. and the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 in 2019 that advocated for Gender Equality and to support ICPD values.

His work allowed him to be nominated to the Crans Montana Forum of the New Leaders for Tomorrow, where he participated in a special programme on youth empowerment and integration in March 2018. The Sustainable Development’s Youth was selected for membership in the United Nations Global Compact in November 2018, he also took part in ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development.  

Aznague holds several training and appreciation certificates in the field of human rights and sustainable development and offers experience in youth empowerment decision-making and advocacy. He is highly committed to building a more just, peaceful and inclusive world.