COP 25

2 to 13, Dec, Madrid, Spain

Events Calendar

Youth for Water and Climate
Saturday 07 December 2019, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

Organiser(s)

Solidaridad Agua Europa (Water Solidarity Europe)

Contact person(s) 

Event Coordinator: Vladimir Arana, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Person(s) in charge of dissemination

Contact person for dissemination:

Mathieu Pagé, Coordinator of communications

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Office phone: +1(514)8494262

 

Objective

To show successful experiences that can be scaled-up, mainly of young people, who influence policies on adaptation to climate change, through projects, platforms and citizen movements in different parts of the world.

Presentation

  1. The experience of youth organisations in Haiti seeking to influence decision making
  2. The experience of Transforming Rural Water and Sanitation Committees into Administrators of Water Sources and Ecosystem Services in the Andes of Peru.
  3. Opportunities of the Federation of Water Users in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan and their potential to lead adaptation to climate change.
  4. European youth seek changes in decision-making
  5. Difficulties for young people in generating change in South America

 

Speakers / panellists (indicating name, position, institution):

  • Pippi VAN ONMEN, Representative of the Netherlands to the World Youth Parliament for Water
  • Adelin PIERRE, Haiti Representative, World Youth Parliament for Water
  • Joyce MENDES, (By Skype) Paraguay Representative, World Youth Parliament for Water
  • Andrés ALENCASTRE, (Por Skype) Director, Association for Social Management in Watersheds Agua-C, Peru
  • Vladimir ARANA, Programme Coordinator, Water Solidarity Europe
  • Gergana MAJERCAKOVA, Youth Representative GWP (To be confirmed)

 

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Agenda

Time

Topic

Speaker / panellist / facilitator / other

14:00

Welcome and Methodology

Vladimir ARANA, Moderator, Programme Coordinator, Water Solidarity Europe

14:10

The experience of youth organisations in Haiti seeking to influence decision making

Adelin PIERRE, Haiti Representative, World Youth Parliament for Water

14:20

The experience of Transforming Rural Water and Sanitation Committees into Administrators of Water Sources and Ecosystem Services in the Andes of Peru.

Andrés ALENCASTRE, Director, Association for Social Management in Watersheds Agua-C, Peru

14:30

European youth seek changes in decision-making

Pippi VAN OMMEN, Representative of the Netherlands to the World Youth Parliament for Water

14:50

Opportunities of the Federation of Water Users in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan and their potential to lead adaptation to climate change.

Vladimir ARANA, Programme Coordinator, Water Solidarity Europe

15:00

Difficulties for young people in generating change in South America

Joyce MENDES, (By Skype) Paraguay Representative, World Youth Parliament for Water

15:10

Debate and discussion of risks and possibilities for scaling-up.

Open to all participants

15:30

End of the meeting

 

 

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