Youth Climate Conclave 2nd Edition

In order to facilitate engagement, education and empowerment of Indian youth about the challenges of Climate Change, the 2nd edition of “Youth Climate Conclave” (YCC) is being organized. YCC is being held under the SPIPA (Strategic Partnership for the Implementation of the Paris Agreement) project with Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, GoI as the nodal ministry. The SPIPA project is being implemented by GIZ-India along with the support of Delegation of the European Union to India. The YCC activity is being implemented by TERI in partnership with GIZ-India and CEEW. This conclave is envisaged as a competitive and an educative mode of action, wherein youth from across the country will come together to join hands and address the issues of climate change.

Winners will have the chance to attend the Youth Climate Conclave 2021 leading to preparation of the Youth Declaration on Climate Action 2021. Due to an uncertainty (posed by COVID 19) regarding organisation of on-ground events the exact nature of Youth Climate Conclave 2021 is yet to be decided.

Please note:
All submissions should be original thought processes that elicit a positive opinion about how youth can channelize their energy and drive transformative impact in the society

Task: Participants are required to submit photographs that capture an essence of positive climate actions in the country, including those by youth, related to Climate Change with sectors including Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Water, Energy, Waste, Sustainable lifestyles, Resource Efficiency and Biodiversity.

Who can participate:

  • Category A: 10 – 18 years
  • Category B: 19 – 25 years
Recognition: All participants will receive e- certificates and winners will receive e- certificates along with other exciting prizes and a chance to attend a webinar and Youth Climate Conclave 2021. Besides these, all shortlisted photographs will be published on the social media platforms and 12 best photographs will be selected and published in the annual calendar of the year 2021.

Last date to apply for the contest is 15 October 2020! Participate now by clicking on the application form. Alternatively, you can send your entries to: youthclimateconclave@gmail.com

For further information, please see Guidelines

Task: Participants are required to submit a blog that reflects positive actions and composed as original and creative write-ups highlighting how youth of today can help in resolving the Climate Change Issues and also highlight aspects related to interlinkages between Climate Change and Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Water, Energy, Waste, Resource Efficiency and Sustainable Lifestyles and Indigenous Knowledge.

Themes:(Pick any one)
1) Sustainable Lifestyles: A Need of the Hour
2) Local Actions for Global Impact
3) Role of Youth for Climate Action

Who can participate:

  • Category A: 10 – 18 years
  • Category B: 19 – 25 years
Recognition: All participants will receive e- certificates and winners will receive e- certificates along with other exciting prizes and a chance to attend a webinar and Youth Climate Conclave 2021. Besides these, selected blogs will be published as a monograph.

Last date to apply for the contest is 15 October 2020! Participate now by clicking on the application form. Alternatively, you can send your entries to: youthclimateconclave@gmail.com

For further information, please see Guidelines

Task: Participants are required to submit a 2 minutes videos that capture visuals of positive climate actions in the country, including those by youth, to address Climate Change (Video should capture activities related to sectors including Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Water, Energy, Waste Management, Sustainable Lifestyles, Resource Efficiency and Indigenous Knowledge).

Themes:Act Now! Solutions for climate change

Who can participate:

  • Category A: 10 – 18 years
  • Category B: 19 – 25 years
Recognition: All participants will receive e- certificates and winners will receive e- certificates along with other exciting prizes and a chance to attend a webinar and Youth Climate Conclave 2021. Besides these, best short video entries will be edited and uploaded on social media platforms.

Last date to apply for the contest is 15 October 2020! Participate now by clicking on the application form. Alternatively, you can send your entries to: youthclimateconclave@gmail.com

For further information, please see Guidelines