Young and Future Generations Day, 3 December 2015 

Young and Future Generations Day was a non-stop celebration of youth power and participation at UN climate change conferences. Youth-led side events, workshops and activities took place throughout the day, with a continuous stream of creative actions that prove young people are key players in reaching innovative and ambitious solutions to climate change. 

The agenda of the full day is here.

Intergenerational Inquiry


The Intergenerational Inquiry was the highlight of the Young and Future Generations Day and provided an opportunity to engage youth delegates from around the world with key players on the intergovernmental climate change arena. The event was organized jointly by YOUNGO, the UN Joint Framework Initiative on Children, Youth and Climate Change, and the UNFCCC secretariat and took place from 13:15 to 14:45 in the "blue zone". More >> 

Interviews at the Climate Change Studio

Interviews at Climate Change Studio

In order to channel the dynamic and engaging views and ideas of participants, ACE organized interviews at the Climate Change Studio - a platform that provided an opportunity for participants to be interviewed briefly by a professional journalist. The interviews took place at the Climate Change Studio on Young and Future Generations Day and Education Day.

Side Events related to Youth  

 Side Event

During Young and Future Generations Day many different side events emphasized the role of youth in taking climate action.

 Photos: UNFCCC