Africa-EU
Energy Partnership

september, 2021

28sep14:3016:30African youth-led Summit: Climate Change and Renewable Energy

Event Details

In the framework of the pre- Summit All4Climate Italy 2021 and Youth4Climate, promoted by Italian Government as preparatory meetings to the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26), RES4Africa Foundation in collaboration with AVSI is organising two virtual side-events with the support of Enel Green Power and the European Investment Bank, in partnership with the United Nations Enviroment Program. The first event, “African youth-led Summit: Climate Change and Renewable Energy”, will be carried out on the 28th of September 2021, 14.30 – 16.30 CET.

During the event “African youth-led Summit: Climate Change and Renewable Energy”, young participants from RES4Africa and other youth networks (Irena, Sea4all, ARE, Aweef, SdG#7 Youth Constituency, European youth energy network) will discuss relevant topics concerning energy and climate change, producing a Final Youth Agenda as guideline and recommendation to high-level actors and policy makers on how to take strong actions and to guarantee an inclusive and just energy transition in Africa and Europe, actively engaging youth in the debate and creating new opportunities to tackle youth’s unemployment. With the participation of Enel Green Power and the European Investment Bank, the event will be opened with the announcement of the 3 winners of the MGA Young Talent of the Year Award.

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Time

(Tuesday) 14:30 - 16:30

Organizer

RES4Africa Foundation

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