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The 2nd International Children’s Climate Change Conference
Type: Event
Geographical coverage: International
Implementing Entity: Little Green Hands Go Green (Uganda); My Kid is a Superstar (Uganda)
Language: English
Cost: unspecified
The International Climate Change Conference for Children is back. Hosted this year in Kampala, Uganda on 9 April 2015, it brings together 200 child delegates across 20 schools, representing diverse countries from around the world. The Conference is co-organized by Uganda’s Little Hands Go Green and My Kid is a Superstar in partnership with the National Environmental Management Authority, the National Forest Authority, and the National Council for Children.

Over the course of a single day, delegates will discuss how they themselves, as children, may search for solutions in combatting climate change for a planet they will one day inherit. Among other themes, the conference will focus on how children could make themselves better heard when voicing perspectives on climate change, while strengthening a sense of environmental stewardship among peers. Furthermore, it will showcase innovations in Information and Communications Technology that assist children in forging sustainable solutions, amid a host of other initiatives fostered for, and by children.

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