Posts Tagged "RIO + 20"

Asia Pacific Regional Consultation Meeting

Asia Pacific Civil Society Regional Consultation Meeting November 22-23, 2012 Kathmandu, Nepal Civil society and stakeholder organizations are substantive partners who improve our understanding of the environment and assist in developing innovative solutions to environmental challenges. UNEP deals with a wide range of partners who bring valuable expertise, research and advocacy skills. These include: women, children and youth, indigenous groups,…read more →

Essay Competition – 2012 (Marking the late-second-half of DESD)

Sano Sansar Initiative is Organising an Essay Competition Marking the late-second-half of Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (2005-2014). Children and Youths from Nepal (Aged: 14-18) are eligible to participate the Competition. For detailed information please refer to the guidelines and Terms/Conditions. Guidelines/major issues for consideration, which may help to write the Essay  • Make influence of Education for Sustainable…read more →

Asia-Pacific Graduates’ Youth Forum on Green Economy

The Small Earth Nepal (SEN), in collaboration with the Consortium for Capacity Building (CCB) at the University of Coloradoat Boulder and the Asia Pacific Mountain Network (APMN) of the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development(ICIMOD), and with a funding support of the Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) under the CAPaBLE Program, is organizing the ‘Asia Pacific Graduates’ Youth…read more →

Asia Pacific Photo Story Contest 2012

Asia Pacific Youth Task Force on RIO +20 is organizing the Asia Pacific Photo-Story Contest 2012 to mark the Voices of Youth globally in RIO+20, The UN Conference on Sustainable Development which is going to be held on June 20-22 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. THEME /CATEGORIES FOR THE PHOTO CONTEST  1. Mountain and Green Economy 2. Youth Employment and…read more →

Interaction program on Rio +20 Process and Education for Sustainable Development

Sano Sansar Nepal organized an Interaction Program on Rio +20 Process and Education For Sustainable Development highlighting the roles of students in reorienting the lives. President of Sano Sansar Nepal, Mr. Sagar Aryal facilitated the workshop along with discussions and learnings from TUNZA International Children and Youths Conference 2011, Bandung, Indonesia.  The program was success with participation of more than…read more →

6th World Youth Congress being Organized

FYI: The World Youth Congress series was born in 1997 following the frustrations of the Rio+5 Earth Summit conference which highlighted the fact that, far from increasing as the original Rio 1992 Earth Summit had proposed, Overseas Development Aid had, in fact dropped by 17% since 1992. 6th World Youth Congress is announced to be held in Rio de Janerio…read more →