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Created on Sunday, 06 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 1 - Climate and Health
Tags: health, COP21, International Federation of Medical Students' Associations, youth, health professionals
Medical students: climate change policy nerds or hardline lobbyists? Alice McGushin from the International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations describes her first COP experience and why climate ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 9 - Mountains, Water and Oceans
Tags: education, sustainable development, civil society, COP20, YOUNGO, UNFCCC, Poland, Peru, youth, people’s climate march, climate justice, human rights, indigenous peoples
Reflections from COP20, Day 9 Dutch Youth Representative on Sustainable Development to the UN, Soscha de la Fuente highlights education as critical to addressing climate change and Serena Boccardo and ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 / Reflections
Tags: education, sustainable development, civil society, COP20, YOUNGO, UNFCCC, Poland, Peru, youth, people’s climate march, climate justice, human rights, indigenous peoples
Reflections from COP20, Day 9 Soscha de la Fuente, Dutch Youth Representative on Sustainable Development to the UN One of the big surprises for youth at this COP has been the Ministerial Declaration ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 07 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: health, climate change, children, youth, students, education, UNFCCC, COP20, advocacy
... climate change and health are intrinsically linked. Health was only mentioned once in the 200 page draft agreement proposed at COP15 in Copenhagen in 2009, and only one per cent of the global climate funds ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 05 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: children, youth, forests, REDD+, education, future generations, Global Environment Facility, knowledge sharing
Children, young people and forests connected to combat climate change Contributors from Earth Child Institute, the UN Office for REDD+ Coordination in Indonesia and the Global Environment Facility Small ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: youth, intergenerational solidarity, COP20, UNFCCC
Reflections from COP20, Day 4 Atâyi Babs from the Climate and Sustainable Development Network of Nigeria reflects on his experience with African civil society groups at COP20, and Daniele Savietto and ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / Reflections
Tags: youth, intergenerational solidarity, COP20, UNFCCC
Reflections from COP20, Day 4 Atâyi Babs, Climate and Sustainable Development Network of Nigeria As the climate negotiations enter a frenetic pace, one cannot help but notice the coordinated and orderly ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 2 - Climate and Energy
Tags: Reflection, Netherlands, Youth, Conference on Youth, COP20, advocacy, education, youth empowerment
Reflections from COP20, Day 1 Dutch Youth Representative on Sustainable Development Soscha de la Fuente reflects on her weekend at the COP20 Conference on Youth, and Cristina dalla Torre and Luciano ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / Reflections
Tags: Reflection, Netherlands, Youth, Conference on Youth, COP20, advocacy, education, youth empowerment
Reflections from the 10th Conference of Youth Soscha de la Fuente, Dutch Youth Representative on Sustainable Development After being elected as youth representative for the Netherlands just three weeks ... [ +++ ]