YCL is at COP24 to highlight youth as partners for climate action. Find us at the events below.


Dec 1

@ 14th Conference of Youth

Workshop: Youth-Based Analysis for Climate Finance

We’re hosting an interactive workshop to identify and discuss the barriers and opportunities of funding youth-led climate action. If you’re registered to attend COY14, join us in Room 147!

Dec 6

@UAE/KSA/Kuwait Pavilion

Side-event: Climate Mentorship for Youth

In partnership with the UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, we are hosting a Youth Dialogue focused on “Climate Mentorship for Youth”. Youth will be given an opportunity to interact with ministers and high-level attendees and discuss issues related to climate change and mentorship. The dialogue will explore programs and opportunities to increase youth capacity in UN climate negotiations and national policy processes.

Attendance is limited, email for more information!

Dec 7

@US Climate Action Center

United States Youth at COP24: A Climate Cafe

Attendance is limited, email for more information!

Dec 8

@D&C Day, Plenary - Cesarksa

Developing new and supporting existing strategies for scaling up public and private sector financing for climate-smart development

We’ll be speaking on the need for new models of engagement, to develop and validate new technologies, financial instruments and allow for smaller and scalable solutions to get validated and become “investable”.
(Session 3A)

Dec 11

ROOM: Warmia

16:00 to 18:00

@Capacity Building Pavilion

Young Women Leading on Climate: A Canadian Panel Discussion

We are thrilled to participate in this panel that will showcase young women “kicking it” on climate. Thanks to the British Columbia Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC) for their leadership in hosting this event!

Climate and Clean Air Coalition High-Level Assembly

As partners to the Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC), we will be participating in the annual High-Level Assembly to showcase our commitment to reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants.

Capacity Building Day Final Closing

The Second Annual Capacity-Building Day 2018 will bring together diverse communities of practice to have in-depth discussions on building national capacity to implement low emissions and climate resilient development strategies. We will be speaking on our capacity-building efforts to support and accelerate youth-led solutions.

Dec 12

@Global Climate Action Hub

SDG Global Action Hour: Climate Edition

We’re joining an exciting panel to highlight climate change as a cross-cutting issue to take action on the SDGs.

Dec 13

@Pavilion of the African Development Bank

Greenpreneurs and ecoenterprises - climate resilient entrepreneurship and SME development

Organized by the African Development Bank, we are joining a panel to highlight our work supporting young climate entrepreneurs from around the globe.