Asia Pacific Regional Youth Environment Forum 2021
The first-ever Asia Pacific Regional Youth Environment Forum (AP RYEF) is taking place virtually on October 2-3 in the lead-up to the Forum of Ministers and Environment Authorities of Asia Pacific (hosted by UNEP) and the Asia Pacific Science-Policy-Business Forum on the Environment in October 2021
Join us in Partners/Working Group: Inviting youth & youth groups!
We are also opening invitation for partners to engage with us from planning, implementation, upto post-event engagement of the forum.
We would like to invite youth organisations, networks, groups and individual young advocates that would like to partner with us and engage directly in the Forum to join the Working Group, which is an open structure open to everyone interested; in different activities such as agenda-setting, developing policy priorities, youth action, knowledge-sharing, etc.
photo credit: Laney College
Objectives of the Youth Forum
The main objective of the Asia-Pacific Regional Youth Environment Forum is to provide a self-organized space for training and capacity building for youth - therefore, will be a conference that is organized and run by youth and for youth.
Following are expected as broad objectives of the AP-RYEA :
Training on Policy Interventions
AP-RYEA's main function is the capacity building and training that enables Asia-Pacific youth to meaningfully contribute to the different high level negotiations which are both environmental, social, and political in nature