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Youth Forum 2022 – Youth Policy Lab for Climate Action: Call for Policy Briefs_Deadline October 15, 2022

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Are you a young researcher keen to support climate change policies in the Mediterranean region?

Join the Call for Policy Briefs of the Youth Forum 2022 – Youth Policy Lab for Climate Action!

The Youth Forum initiative is part of the Rome MED Conference, promoted by ISPI and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and implemented in cooperation with the Representation of Italy to the European Commission, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Boston Consulting Group (BCG), and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

This year’s edition will take an entirely new format to provide the region’s youth with an opportunity to strengthen and further develop climate change policies and practices in the broader Mediterranean.

By gathering young leaders from both shores of the Mediterranean, this Call for Policy Briefs aims to promote innovative policy proposals and solutions to limit the region’s impact on global warming and accelerate adaptation to climate effects. Participants will have the opportunity to propose, discuss and exchange ideas on critical issues in the Mediterranean area, contributing to policy-shaping solutions for the region.

Each participants is called upon to produce a Policy Brief with relevant solutions for the Mediterranean region in one of the following two objectives: Climate Mitigation & Climate Adaptation.

 

Who can apply?

Participants

  • Aged between 21 and 35 years;
  • Coming from North Africa, the Middle East, or Europe;
  • With a first university degree or equivalent qualification;
  • A strong interest  in trans-Mediterranean climate cooperation;
  • Excellent command of English (the conference’s working language will be English)

Please visit the MED 2022 Youth Forum official page for further information also on How to apply.

The deadline to apply is 15 October 2022 (11.59pm CEST)