Center for Environment Education (CEE) and Network/outreach partner – Indian Youth Climate Network (IYCN) is organizing Thirteen edition of (Local) Conference of Youth (LCOY 13) in Ahmedabad on 12-13-14 October 2017.
All enthusiastic youth are invited to join us for the thirteenth edition of (Local) Conference of Youth – LCOY 13 India focused on climate change.
LCOY 13 India is a part of the Global Conference of Youth (COY), an annual meet of youth organized by YOUNGO (youth NGOs network) before the official climate change negotiations called United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of Parties (COP).
COY happens every year since 2005 in the COP host country but after the decision in 2015 local COYs are also organized in various cities enabling better representation of youth voices from different regions.
Come, learn and share your inputs/experiences with fellow participants and international youth climate communities like YOUNGO which is associated with UNFCCC.
When is the conference?
12-14 October, 2017
Venue for the conference
Centre for Environment Education, Thaltej Tekra, Ahmedabad – 380054
Who can participate?
Youth from the age group 18 to 35 years from South Asian region
Who is organizing this conference?
Centre for Environment Education (CEE) with financial support from Heinrich Böll Stiftung (HBF) and Knowledge & outreach partner Indian Youth Climate Network (IYCN)
For registration (registration closes on 23 September, 2017)
Registration form https://goo.gl/forms/nFFaREtpsvl8Wqbk1
Why should you participate in this conference?
It is a youth driven conference where you get an opportunity to gain more knowledge related to climate change, a platform to showcase and share your learnings, connect with participants and contribute to global youth voices that will be shared with world leaders who will gather at Bonn, Germany in November 2017.
We are pleased to invite young enthusiastic students who are keen to learn more about climate change or are involve in some on ground actions related to environment or climate action from your university/college to participate in LCOY 13 India. For more details please find attached LCOY 13 brochure. [ coy brochure ]