Application Opens for Youth Speaker at Global Landscapes Forum, Warsaw, Nov. 16 – 17, 2013

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Are You:

  • Involved in the natural resource sector (agriculture, forestry, fisheries, conservation, development, industry, climate change)?
  • 18-39 years old OR working with youth?
  • Someone with a success story related to youth involvement in the natural resource sector?
  • An engaging and inspiring speaker and leader?

If so, the Global Landscapes Forum is looking for you to speak at the event Youth: The future of Sustainable Landscapes to be held during the forum on 16 November, 2013 on the sidelines of the UN Conference on Climate Change in Warsaw, Poland. The organizers are looking for two different sets of inspiring and energetic speakers:

  • Thought leaders in youth issues: Inspiring leaders who have changed the way youth are perceived in natural resource management sectors.
  • Youth champions: Have you successfully set up a project or business in the natural resources sector that shows how young people can make a difference? Share your success story.

To apply, or to nominate someone as a potential speaker, send a 200 word proposal to the Global Landscapes Forum including: the speaker name, a short biography, whether the speaker is a “thought leader” or “youth champion” and a description of the talk.

Applications must be sent to info@ypard.net before September 30th, 2013, highlighting in the email subject line whether the application is for Thought leader GLFCOP19 or Success-Story GLFCOP19.

For more information, visit Landscapes.Org.

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