Youth Climate Leaders Reached
Earth for Us to Protect
On 20 September 2022, youth fellows from Asia representing the Youth Empowerment in Climate Action Platform (YECAP) and Movers Programme participated in a flagship global event, Youth4Climate: Powering Action in New York co-hosted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Italy (Ministry of Ecological Transition) on the occasion of the Opening of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).
Events and Important Days
- Tue, 09 AugCampaign
- Wed, 06 JulVirtual Summit06 Jul, 9:30 am – 07 Jul, 4:00 pmVirtual SummitThe Youth Co:Lab Summit 2022 in Singapore, co-organized by UNDP and Citi Founda- tion in partnership with National Youth Council Singapore, will serve as a key milestone for the regional youth empowerment agenda by positioning young people and their in- novative ideas, front and centre.
- Mon, 27 JunConference27 Jun, 9:00 am – 01 Jul, 5:00 pmConferenceThe Ocean Conference, co-hosted by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, comes at a critical time as the world is seeking to address the many of the deep-rooted problems of our societies laid bare by the COVID-19 pandemic and which will require major structural transformations and more.
- Thu, 02 JunOnline Event
- Wed, 01 JunOnline Event
- Sat, 28 MayOnline Regional Dialogue
- Launch of UNDP'S New Guidance Note - Aiming Higher: Elevating Meaningful Youth Engagement for Climate ActionThu, 12 MayWebinar12 May, 9:00 am – 10:30 am GMT-4WebinarBuilding on UNDP’s work with young people and drawing off extensive consultations and interviews conducted on youth participation, this webinar aims to officially launch UNDP’s new Guidance note, titled Aiming Higher: Elevating Meaningful Youth Engagement for Climate Action.
- Wed, 11 MayOnline Event
- Wed, 06 AprOnline Event
- Wed, 16 MarZoom16 Mar, 9:00 am – 20 Mar, 5:00 pmZoomYECAP Climate Action Week is a virtual youth-led programme organized by YECAP Fellows. Starting from 16 March 2022, the event consists of peer-to-peer sharing, capacity-building sessions, throwing light on Stockholm+50, COP 27 and other key opportunities for youth across Asia and the Pacific.
Photo credit: Dinh-Long Pham
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