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(Part 2) United Nations Youth Climate Summit, 21 September 2019
21 Sep 2019 -  The Youth Climate Summit will take place on Saturday, September 21 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, as part of a weekend of events leading up to the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Action Summit on Monday, September 23.

The Youth Climate Summit will feature a full-day of programming that brings together young activists, innovators, entrepreneurs, and change-makers who are committed to combating climate change at the pace and scale needed to meet the challenge. It will be action oriented, intergenerational, and inclusive, with equal representation of young leaders from all walks of life.

In order to ensure that the transformative actions in the real economy are as impactful as possible, the Secretary-General has prioritized "Youth Engagement and Public Mobilization" as one of the key areas, which are recognized as having high potential to curb greenhouse gas emissions and increased global action on adaptation and resilience.

Youth Engagement: To ensure that young people are integrated and represented across all aspects of the Summit, including the six transformational areas.

Programme:

15:00 – 15:15 Reboot the Earth: Tech Solutions for Climate Action
15:15 – 15:30 A Race We Must Win: Sprinting Together to 2020.
15:30 - 16:15 New Commitments By & For Youth
16:15 – 17:30 Intergenerational Town Hall: Young Leaders Engage with World Leaders
17:30 – 18:00 Closing Ceremony
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