November 17, 2016  |  

What is the Ocean’s place in COP22?

This blog was written by Laura Scel’autre a YMCA volunteer at COP22 Hi fellow citizen! I’m Laura from YMCA France. I had the chance to participate in COP22 within the YOUNGO delegation and I wanted to share with you a subject close to my mind and my heart. We are living on a blue planet […] Read more…

November 9, 2016  |  

First days of COP22 from a youth delegate perspective

By Emma Hundertmark – YMCA Volunteer at COP22 A year has passed since the mythical closing of COP21 in Paris and now the world’s eyes have turned to Marrakech and the next act of the Paris Agreement. A lot has happened since the world’s leaders shook each other’s hands and cheered at COP21, celebrating what was seen […] Read more…

July 20, 2016  |  

The WGCOP Call

The YMCA-RGE Working group on Conference of the Parties (WGCOP) have been participating and represented World YMCA on different climate summits organized by the United Nations and other international institutions such as the World Bank and IMF. Our work as the largest organization that works for youth empowerment is to ensure the inclusion of youth […] Read more…