Climate Change

In Review: UN Youth Envoy’s journal of beginning of the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly

Last week marked the start of the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly. As heads of state, governments and global leaders gather in New York City, the post-2015 development agenda is top the official agenda this year.

We have been off to a busy and fully engaged start. Here are some highlights of the […]

29 September 2014|Blog|

There’s No Planet B for Youth

The time has come for us to develop new and sustainable methods to maintain our economy while managing our resources responsibly. We have come to the realization that climate change is one of the most important and influential topics in national and international agendas. Our social, economic, and political structures are directly correlated with the […]

15 September 2014|Blog|

Promoting Career Prospects for young people in the Sciences to ensure sustainable island living

9 September 2014|News Stories|

SAMOA: Pacific women, youth to benefit from partnerships – UN

(UN News Centre) 3 September 2014 – Women and youth must be seen as partners in development and involved, not just included, in decision-making, according to discussions at the United Nations conference on small island developing states which wraps up Thursday in Samoa.

“Girls are getting education and employment opportunities in the Pacific, but they also […]

6 September 2014|News Stories|

In Bali, UN chief stresses role of young people in building peaceful, sustainable future

2 September 2014|News Stories|

Climate Reality Project Invites Youth to Ask “Why?” “Why Not?”

Former Vice President of the United States Al Gore is supporting the United Nations in an initiative led by the Climate Reality Project to demand that world leaders act on climate change at the September 23rd UN Climate Summit in New York City. The campaign asks young people to use their voices to raise the […]

26 August 2014|News for Youth, Opportunities for Youth|

Message from United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on World Environment Day

5 June 2014|News for Youth|

UNFCCC Fellowship Programme for Small Island Developing States 2014

29 May 2014|Opportunities for Youth|

UN Envoy on Youth in Warsaw engages with youth in climate change discussions

15 November 2013|Envoy’s news, News Stories|

Envoy on Youth highlights key role of youth in addressing climate change

20 September 2013|Envoy’s news, News for Youth|