OPPORTUNITY: Attend The Scottish Youth Climate Summit 2021

Young people in Scotland have the exciting opportunity to attend The Scottish Youth Climate Summit 2021.

Event information

🎂 11 to 25 year olds inclusive
📅 Saturday 30th of October 2021
🕰️ 9:30am to 5:00pm 
🗺️ Online, anywhere in Scotland

This event will be ️ accessible for free online, so you can join from anywhere in Scotland.

About the event

At this event, you will meet a range of climate experts and activists and will work with other young people to create Scotland’s Youth Climate Declaration. This declaration will highlight the most pressing issues for children and young people and will set out their demands to the Scottish Government and international decision-makers attending COP26 in Glasgow.

Topics like:

  • Children's rights
  • Youth engagement in decision-making
  • Education & jobs
  • Just transition
  • Biodiversity
  • Energy & renewables
  • Travel
  • Food
  • Rural & islands
  • You will also have the chance to learn about leading climate action projects led by young people and learn about topics such as energy security, green careers, and climate activism.

Attending events with Young Scot

At the event, you will be supported by staff from Young Scot, Keep Scotland Beautiful and YouthLink Scotland. 

Sign up

If you would like to attend The Scottish Youth Climate Summit 2021, then you can click the button below to apply online.

Attend The Scottish Youth Climate 2021

Next steps 

By signing up to this event, you will be asked to create an account and verify your email address. The event is free to attend and once your email is confirmed you will be sent information about joining the event on October 30th. 

Questions? 

Email us on YSHive@young.scot if you have any questions or would like to know more about The Scottish Youth Climate Summit 2021 - we're happy to help! 

More information 

We'll ensure this session is a safe and trusted place for you to participate. We do not accept any form of discrimination or prejudice to anyone on our projects based on your life experience, background, culture, or identity. This includes age, disability, gender identity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation. 

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