COP 25

2 to 13, Dec, Madrid, Spain

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Climate Emergency. The role of youth in social and political advocacy.
Saturday 07 December 2019, 12:00pm - 01:30pm

Organiser(s)

Sustainability Without Borders Foundation

Accompanied by

  • La Ruta del Clima
  • Clima Lab
  • Agencia Joven de Noticias
  • Jóvenes por el Clima Argentina

Contact person(s) 

David Barreiro (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ), Tel: +54 9 11 6368-1481

Person(s) in charge of dissemination

David Barreiro (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ), Tel: +54 9 11 6368-1481

 

Objective

This space proposes to review the level of commitment and involvement of Latin American youth in the context of climate change in order to identify strengths and weaknesses, and increase ambition in climate action.

Presentation

The following topics will be addressed:

  • The status of Latin American youth participation in adaptation and mitigation actions oriented toward public policies
  • Barriers for Latin American youth in adaptation and mitigation Actions
  • COY15 - Argentina 2019, main conclusions 
  • The role of Argentine youth in the recent enactment of the National Law on Climate Change 

 

Speakers / panellists

  • Rosa Vásquez Rodríguez, partner Costa Rica, Sustainability Without Borders Foundation
  • Jhoanna Cifuentes, Co-founder and Director of Public Relations, Climalab
  • Santiago Aldana, General Coordinator, Youth International News Agency
  • Magalí Ovejero, Ambassador COY15 Argentina, Sustainability Without Borders Foundation
  • Iván Sánchez - Representative of the Youth Agency for Ibero-America (OIJ)
  • Nicole Becker, Activist, Youth Group for Clima Argentina
  • Rony Chavez, Representative of the organization Jóvenes Contra el Calentamiento Global, Honduras


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Agenda

We invite you to download the presentations. Touch the BLUE link in each topic or speaker's name.

 

Panel moderate: Helen Gutiérrez – La Ruta del Clima

 

Time

Topic

Speaker / panellist / facilitator / other

12:00

Presentation Sustainability Without Borders + introduction of the panel

Panellist: Rosa Vásquez Rodríguez – Sustainability Without Borders Foundation

12:05

The status of Latin American youth participation in actions for adaptation and mitigation oriented toward public policies

Speaker: Jhoanna Cifuentes – Climalab

12:12

Empowerment of Youth in climate action.

Panellist: Iván Sánchez - Representative International Youth Agency for Ibero-America (OIJ)

12:19

The role of Argentine youth in the recent enactment of the National Law on Climate Change.

Panellist: Nicole Becker, Youth Groups for Clima Argentina

12:33

Barriers for Latin American youth in adaptation and mitigation action

Panellist: Santiago Aldana – Youth International News Agency

12:40

Leadership of Youth and Children in climate action.

Panellist: Rony Chavez, Representative of the organization Jóvenes Contra el Calentamiento Global, Honduras

12:47

LCOY15 - Argentina 2019, main conclusions.

Panellist: Magali Ovejero –Sustainability Without Borders Foundation

13:00

Questions from the audience

 

13:25

Closure of event

Rosa Vásquez Rodríguez – Sustainability Without Borders Foundation

 

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