Mediterranean Youth Forum
Posted by Deirdre Duff on July 28, 2021 at 04:42 PM
The Mediterranean Youth Forum is an online gathering and part of the SYSTEM: RESET project. From the 1st to 3rd of September, young people and activists from Cyprus, Malta, Ireland and Spain will be coming together to discuss important topics that will affect the future of people in the Mediterranean and beyond. Topics to be discussed include climate, intersectionality, energy, migration, governance, the commons, natural resources, and more.
Timetable of events
Wednesday 1 September
15:00 - 16:00 CET –Welcome & Opening Session
16:00 - 18:00 CET – Why System Change Must Be Intersectional
18:00 - 20:00 CET – Escape Game 🗓 Thursday 2 September
16:00 - 18:00 CET – From Fossil Fuels to Climate Refugees
18:00 - 20:00 CET – Race and Global Justice Friday 3 September
16:00 - 18:00 CET – How to Manage our Commons
18:00 - 20:00 CET – Our Mediterranean Green New Deal More details on each session and speakers soon to come!
Join us and let's make environmental and social justice happen! Register now at this link. You can also read more about the event here.
This event is organised as part of a common project called System Reset, where youth and environmental organisations from different countries rethink the future and propose their visions for a region based on solidarity and environmental justice.
Organisers: Amigos de la Tierra, Friends of the Earth Cyprus, Friends of the Earth Ireland, Friends of the Earth Malta, Young Friends of the Earth Europe. Organisers are part of the international network Friends of the Earth that is a grassroots environmental and social justice organisation.
This event is organised with the financial support of the European Youth Foundation of the Council of Europe and the European Union.