Dag Hammarskjöld Youth Leader Training (DHY) Secretariat, would like to commemorate Mr Hammarksjöld by bringing young leaders together from across the globe, to unite in learning and to share experiences in the spirit of integrity and pluralism, right here in Uppsala.


A new educational platform for the global UN-movement and its young and future leaders in the form of an intense five-day programme with an interactive youth leader training along with cultural and social events and the Dag Hammarskjöld Symposium.

Dag Hammarskjöld

Dag Hammarskjöld was the UNs second Secretary-general, a Swedish civil servant, and a member of the Swedish Academy of Science. He was raised in Uppsala and graduated from Uppsala University with a double degree in economics and philosophy.