Yunga-UN

Fellowship application for young climate experts - in ECA region applications are accepted from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan

20 October 2015
For young climate experts from transition and developing countries interested in conducting a project in Germany The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s fellowship programme allows future leaders to spend a year in Germany working on a research-based project of their own choice...

People's March for the Earth

14 October 2015
United with Pope Francis for Universal Solidarity and Climate Action. In his Encyclical “Praise Be to You, Laudato Sì - On Care for Our Common Home,” Pope Francis encourages all people to praise and thank God for his glorious...

CFS 42 Youth for Food Security and Nutrition (Y4FSN)

12 October 2015
Youth are invited to pitch their idea/initiative which engages youth in agriculture and food systems in a 3 minute video outlining how their initiative will help end hunger and malnutrition. All videos will be featured on the Youth Idea Incubator...

Winners of COP21 Youth Climate Video Competition

23 September 2015
Winners of COP21 Youth Climate Video Competition Announced Videos Portray Inspiring Climate Action in Nepal and Uganda Two young climate activists from Nepal and Uganda who have told compelling stories of youth engagement to combat climate change have been chosen as...

International Peace Day

21 September 2015
"I call on all warring parties to lay down their weapons and observe a global ceasefire. To them I say: stop the killings and the destruction, and create space for lasting peace." UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Each year the International...