International Conference on "Youth, Ocean and SDG 14" | July 1 - 5

The World Youth Foundation in collaboration with the Young Environmental Forum, International Youth Council and other agencies invite you to attend the International Conference on Youth, Oceans and SDG 14.

When: 1 - 5 July 2019

Where: Melaka, Malaysia

What is the International Conference on Youth, Oceans and SDG 14?

This year's programme will provide an opportunity for young people from around the world to discuss, understand, share, find solutions and develop strategies on issues pertaining to marine pollution, climate change related impacts on the oceans, sustainable blue economy, coral reefs, fisheries among others. 

On the last day of the event, participants will formulate a Global Marine Litter Awareness Campaign; a formal outcome document that will be adopted by the conference delegates.

Who can attend?

The International conference will gather together up to 150 dynamic young leaders from around the world, between the ages of 18-25.

Youth advocates, youth organisations, representatives from NGOs, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), UN agencies, academia, corporate agencies, and related stakeholders are all welcome.

Early registration closes: 31 May 2019
Late registration closes: 15 June 2019

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