What are we ?

United Youth Circuit is a worldwide, borderless body of global minded youth, clamoring for world peace through global partnership. 
A Youth circuit, that has all persons of all race ready to provoke our peace to foreign reign in our world, through the push for the realisation of the SDGs before 2030. 

What do we do ?

We provide a global networking platform for young global citizens for a synergized push to achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). A diverse youth circuit, with a passionate desire to orchestrate peace through collaboration for the realization of the SDGs before 2030. An international diplomatic hub strengthening youth voices on global issues around the world. Founded in 2017, in partnership with the Ambitio Peace Network (NG, CAC/IT/NO 125456), the UYC already has members and participants from over 60 countries.

Our Core competencies


UYC organizes world class seminars, workshops, conferences and Model United Nations (MUNs) simulations for academic and developmental training for delegates’ professional, technical and diplomatic development. Organized in some of the most intriguing cities around the world, delegates are in for an experience of a lifetime.

UYC’s thematic summits and symposiums afford our members an opportunity to analyse and deliberate on contemporary world issues. Delegates advocate and proffer solutions. Our summits features talk and ideas from world leaders, global industry shapers and renowned experts.


The UYC believes that the SDGs remains the most potent vehicle to achieving a sustainable and harmonious world. Hence, the SDGs hold pole position at the vanguard of all our affairs. Here we train passionate young leaders on effective tools to promote development impact. Our forums play a vital part of UYC campaign to demystify and promote everything SDGs, encouraging youth participation in attaining these Goals globally. 

Since 2017, UYC has organized at least 17 conferences in 11 countries promoting creativity, innovation and harmony towards the achievement of the Sustainable Goals through:

– Organizing Conferences

– Summits and symposiums

– Online Campaign

– Networking

– Publications

– Humanitarian Projects

– Collaborations with Conferences

About the Founders

Asutosh Pattanayak

Founder of uyc

Amb Asutosh Pattanayak is a former United Nations IIMSAM (IGO to United Nations) Goodwill Youth Ambassador And Youth Ambassador to the Prime Minister of SOAD. Originally from Dubai, United Arab Emirates. His Excellency was awarded with the Honourary Sheikh Zayed Peace Award by His Royal Highness Sheikh Obaid Al Maktoum (Dubai Ruling Family) and His Excellency Rashid Al Leem (Chairman of Sharjah Water and Electricity Authority) at the 4th Sheikh Zayed Peace and Tolerance Conference Dubai as well as Young Leader Of The Year 2020 By the Middle East Youth Expo and Abu Dhabi Government. He has successfully represented UN IIMSAM at World Green Economy Summit, Raisina Dialogue and many more. He has also successfully carried out Diplomatic Bilateral Meetings with personalities like the President of Afghanistan, Foreign Minister of Estonia, Foreign Minister of South Africa to name a few. A former UN Youth Representative and the Co-Founder of United Youth Circuit, a youth organisation which currently has members from over 70 different countries. 

He has also attended various Youth Circle and also organized one which is an initiative by Ministry Of Youth UAE. Apart from this he is an Internationally renowned inspirational speaker and has successfully spoken in various types of youth conferences, SAM Global Conference and BIL Conference in over 15 different countries. Apart from this he is also serving as a advisor for many government and non governmental organisations worldwide.

Kako Johnson Mavalla

co-Founder of uyc

Kako Johnson Mavalla is a Peace Builder. A passionate Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) professional, with training and experience in Arbitration, Mediation, International Law and Diplomacy. Kako Johnson Mavalla is the Co-founder of the United Youth Circuit, a fast growing international youth movement for promotion of peace and the SDGs in over 50 countries and also serves as the Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC) Director of Partnership, Europe and Africa. 

He is the founder of the Ambitio Peace Network that has worked with thousands of youth, orphans and students in peace promotion and raising young peace ambassadors since its inception in 2014. Ambitio Peace is built on the axioms of peace promotion, development and tackling pressing human rights issues. 

Kako gained valuable experience when he served as the President of the 13,000 Babcock University Student Body in 2015/2016 where he studies International Law and Diplomacy scholar and went on to become an Associate Arbitrator (CIArb, UK), with experience in Mediation with the Ministry of Justice, Oyo, Nigeria.

While serving as an NYSC Corps member, he was elected as President of the Legal Aid Scheme. During his service year, he led his team on several Human Right campaigns in public schools, Anti-Rape sensitizations and an ongoing Prison Outreach campaign; that has secured the release of no less than 31 unduly imprisoned Inmates through free legal representation for less privileged/unrepresented inmates.

Kako is a creative, goal orientated organizer and team player. A motivated professional with excellent analytical, communication and leadership skills. Kako is an ardent peace builder and social developer.

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