DRIVING MOMENTUM TOWARDS PRE-COP AND COP26
UNTIL EPISODE 9:DRIVING LOCAL ACTIONFEBRUARY 26th, 10AM EST | 4PM CET
The #Youth4ClimateLive Series is hosted by the Italian Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea, in collaboration with Connect4Climate - World Bank Group and the Office of the UN Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth, as part of the initiatives organized in the run-up to the 2021 Pre-COP26 in Milan, Italy and COP26. Each session will bring together a diverse group of unstoppable youth at the forefront of creative climate action for intergenerational and interactive conversations with policy makers and experts.
We are the generation driving ambition. We are #Youth4Climate.
Young people all around the world can now apply for a fully-funded ticket to attend the Youth4Climate: Driving Ambition event in Milan, Italy. Experienced young climate leaders between the ages of 15-29 are encouraged to submit their application for a chance to be one of two young people representing their country this September.
Don’t miss out, applications close on Feb 28th!
CATCH UP ON PREVIOUS EPISODES!
Featuring youth leaders Elizabeth Wathuti, Marie-Claire Graf and Selina Neirok Leem.
Featuring youth leaders Axell Sutton, Jhannel C. Tomlinson and Seble Samuel in conversation with UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner and Executive Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans.
Featuring youth leaders Heeta Lakhani, Rachele Rizzo, and Ernest Gibson in conversation with the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Jayathma Wickramanayake.
Featuring youth leaders Vanessa Nakate, Archana Soreng and Claudel Pétrin-Desrosiers in conversation with the WHO Special Envoy for COVID-19 David Nabarro and UNFCCC Former Executive Christiana Figueres.
Featuring youth leaders Fatou Jeng, Sophia Kianni, and Louise Mabulo in conversation with the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Amina Mohammed.
Featuring youth leaders Nisreen Elsaim, Máximo Mazzocco, and Luisa Neubauer in conversation with the Minister of Environment, Land and Sea of Italy, Sergio Costa, and The B Team CEO, Halla Tómasdóttir.
Featuring young innovators Bethelhem Dejene Abebe, Arthur Kay, and Andrea Beye in conversation with High Level Climate Champion Gonzalo Muñoz and Vice President for UN Affairs at Microsoft, John Frank.
Featuring Satrio Adi Wicaksono, Joshua Amponsem, and Joyce Najm Mendez in conversation with Astronaut and AirZeroG Founder Jean-François Clervoy and the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme, Inger Andersen.
With so many young ppl speaking up 4 #ClimateAction, lets not loose hope nor sight of our collective future. Delighted 2 join Ahmad & Salina 4 xcellent discussion w 300+ youth participants & @TimmermansEU at #Youth4ClimateLive. #SustainableRecovery 2 #BuildForwardGreener. pic.twitter.com/JTMJUiuJTY— Achim Steiner (@ASteiner) July 24, 2020