Young and Future Generations Day at COP 24

Young and Future Generations Day

“Youth Stepping Up Climate Action”

Thursday, 6 December 2018

Time: 10:00 – 10:45

Action Hub, Amphitheatre

Area A

Opening Young and Future Generations Day

UN Climate Change and YOUNGO will open the day with an inspiring panel showcasing children and youth climate action.

Time: 13:00 – 14:30

Lubelskie Climate Action Room 3

Area A

Intergenerational Inquiry: Youth Stepping Up Climate Action

This high-Level event on “Multi-Stakeholders Engagement for Youth Climate Action in the context of the SDGs and The Paris Agreement” provided a patform for youth and decision-makers to discuss how young people can enhance the implementation of the Paris Agreement and the Sustainable Development Goals. The results of the Conference of Youth (COY 14) was also presented.

Time: 15:00 - 16:00

Action Hub, Amphitheatre

Area A

Guinness World Record: over 100’000 Climate Change Cards

This event  presented the initiative and results of the world’s postcard with most contributions pertaining climate change commitments and messages by children and youth from all over the world.

Time: 18:00 - 19:30

Action Hub, Amphitheatre

Area A

Award Ceremony of the Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change 2018


The event  screened the winning videos and delivered awards to the winners of the Video Competition, also showcasing the power of  young people as key players in reaching innovative and ambitious solutions to combat climate change.

For other side events related to Youth please check  here