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World Youth Foundation 2017 International Capacity Building Workshop on Green Growth – Malaysia

 

World Youth Foundation, (“an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations”), and an NGO Associated with the United Nations Department of Public Information is organizing the International Capacity Building Workshop on Green Growth from 19th – 23rd July 2017 as a follow up to the International Workshop on Climate Change organized in May 2015.

The International Capacity Building Workshop on Green Growth is organized  in collaboration with the Ministry of Youth and Sports Malaysia, International Youth Council, IDEAS for Us and various other agencies.

Selected participants will undergo intense training by qualified trainers which will consist of using “The Hive” model.  “The Hive” model will directly engage workshop participants in a collaborative and interactive manner to learn about key concepts of project planning and implementation.

The International Capacity Building Workshop on Green Growth is a follow up to the International Workshop on Climate Change organized in May 2015. The International Capacity Building Workshop on Green Growth is organized in collaboration with the Ministry of Youth and Sports Malaysia, International Youth Council, IDEAS for Us and various other agencies. This year’s programme will be addressing issues on how young people can achieve a greener planet, liveable cities, social inclusion, and environmental sustainability, causes and impacts, education and awareness strategies and policies.

Recognizing that youth participation is fundamental for accelerating the progress of SDGs and the post-2030 agenda; youth engagement throughout the International Workshop will be enhanced to ensure that their views and contributions are acknowledged and strengthened.

Who Can Apply

The International Workshop will engage to a maximum of 80 young leaders from across the world. The five-day International Workshop will operate primarily in an interactive mode. On the last day of the International Workshop participants will formulate a Call for Action.

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Expected Outcomes

  • A Call for Action
  • Follow up programs by participants for their respective organizations or communities;
  • Participants are required to submit project proposals before the event which will include a commitment with timelines of the proposed set of actions which they will undertake in their respective home countries and how these will tie in with the regional / national sustainability agenda;
  • A final report on the deliberations and outcomes of the workshop.

 

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the  International Capacity Building Workshop on Green Growth

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