It's international Youth Day on Wednesday, prompting hundreds of thousands of young people to celebrate the work they are contributing to make society a better one to live in.
However there is still much to be done; as HuffPost UK readers pointed out, there are many issues facing today's youths.
— Disintegral (@Recury) August 12, 2015
@HPYoungVoices unemployment in Africa— amzer mohamed (@MohamedAmzer) August 12, 2015
@HPYoungVoices The youth of this generation will be in a far worse position than the last. This is a huge issue we need to address— Dave Cocozza (@DaveCocozza) August 12, 2015
@HPYoungVoices The worry that those that have big aspirations will be limited in how far they can go by the policies of this government 1/2— Dave Cocozza (@DaveCocozza) August 12, 2015
@HPYoungVoices The narrative on young Muslim youth, austerity, double standards in the media, just to name a few.— Saiam Ahmed (@SaiAMSai) August 12, 2015