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Youth activities at COP 15 - Intergenerational Commitment Book
Type: Information campaign
Geographical coverage: International
Implementing Entity: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
Language: English

Parties, United Nations agencies, intergovernmental and non-governmental organisations and the private sector were invited to express their views on how to improve youth participation in addressing climate change. Close to 60 signatures were collected, including by Rajendra Pachauri,  IPCC Chair; Achim Steiner, Execute Director of UNEP; John Kerry U.S. Senator; and Gro Harlem Brundtland, UN Special Envoy on Climate Change. Implementation of commitments will be monitored and the results will be presented at COP 16 in Mexico. Messages and Pictures



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