International Events You Can Attend... from Home!

We’re all doing a lot less travelling right now but here are some events that you can attend from home that can make you feel like you’ve travelled the world!

Climate Exp0

Climate Exp0 will showcase the latest thinking and most relevant international research in the run-up to COP26 around five key themes. Online, free, and open to all, it’s an opportunity to connect policymakers, academics and students across the world, and harness the power of virtual collaboration to help deliver a zero-carbon, resilient world.

🎂 11-26
📅 17-21st May
🗺️ Online event

For more information about Climate Exp0 visit their website.

Future News Worldwide

Each year the British Council bring together 100 of the world's most talented, motivated and passionate student journalists to attend an intensive media training programme. Participants receive exclusive coaching from world-leading editors, broadcasters, writers and reporters, and see how publishers around the world are using technology to find stories and bring them to life like never before. This year's Future News Worldwide conference will again be online. 2021's theme is ‘Climate, COVID-19 and the rise of disinformation: how journalism can best serve a world in crisis’.

🎂 Undergraduate or postgraduates aged 18-25 who completed their degree course after 1 July 2019.
📅 Applications are open from May 4th to 8th of June

For more information about applying to be apart of Future News Worldwide visit the British Council website.

Lets Reinvent

As part of the ART.I.CULATE cross-cultural digital program for young artists, there are many different events to attend. From Black Culture Festival, art masterclasses and digital exhibitions there is something for every artist!  

🎂 14+ years old
📅 From 24th February, throughout March, April and May
🗺️ Online event

To find out more about each event or to register your interest, visit the Lets Reinvent website.

Global Solutions Summit 2021

An international conference aimed at addressing key policy challenges and other global governance. You’ll hear from experts from think tanks, research organisations, business and civil society. See how these policies are made, debated and how they affect you!

🎂 16+ years old
📅 27th to 28th May
🗺️ Online event

To find out more and to book your space, visit the Global Solutions Initiative website.

More Opportunities

For more information about opportunities you can get involved with, visit our Get Involved page.

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