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23 Aug 2009
|Tunza International Youth Conference on the Environment|
United Nations Environment Programme in cooperation with UNEP National Committee for the Republic of Korea will be hosting a Tunza International Children and Youth Conference in Daejeon, Korea from the17 to 23 August 2009 (Children 17 - 20 and Youth 20 – 23). The Conference will bring together 750 participants comprising 550 children and their chaperones, and 200 youth from 106 countries.
The theme of the conference is Climate Change: Our Challenge and will include two high profile events, a Seal the Deal Global Townhall and a Global Debate. The Conference will result in a statement to world leaders and an action plan for promoting actions on climate change.
More information: http://new.unep.org/tunza/Events/TunzaInternationalYouthConference2009/tabid/964/language/en-US/Default.aspx
|Daejeon, Republic of Korea||UNEP|