TUNZA International Children & Youth Conference on the Environment
Organised by United Nations Environment Programme in cooperation with the Government of Indonesia
26 – 30 September 2011
THEME: Reshaping Our future through A Green Economy and Sustainable Lifestyle
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in collaboration with the Government of Indonesia will be organizing its Tunza International Children & Youth Conference on the Environment , from 26 to 30 September 2011. It will bring together 1400 children and youth, to discuss their role and inputs to the upcoming United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development ” Rio+20″. Under the slogan ‘ Reshaping Our future through A Green Economy and Sustainable Lifestyle’.
The conference will also review the contribution of youth to the International Year of Forests and how they can adopt more environment-friendly lifestyles. The conference themes are Rio + 20 (Green Economy) / Green Lifestyles, Forests, Sustainable Consumption and State of the Global Environment from the youth perspective.
More info: http://unep.org/tunza/youth/conferences_events/tiyc2011/
Apply******Nominations must be submitted to UNEP on or before 30 June 2011*******
For further information on the conference, please contact:
The Children and Youth / Sport and the Environment Unit
Division of Communications and Public Information
Fax: +254 -20-762 3927