When the Global Survival is at Stake

Esmeralda Altmeyer In early December I had the opportunity to join the World Climate Conference that took part in Katowice, Poland. The COP24 (Conference of Parties) is the annual worlds highest-level decision making body on climate change, organized by UNFCCC, the United Nations organisation on climate change. COP24 in Katowice was especially crucial as it … Continue reading When the Global Survival is at Stake

The Role of Youth: Young Professionals, COP24 and Climate Change.

I am Carmen Huidobro and, thanks to the Young European Leadership (YEL) organisation, I was able to attend the first week of COP24 as media delegate. The “observer” status allowed me not only to fulfil my delegate role by attending open meetings, side-events and interviewing several stakeholders, but also to see with my own eyes and reflect … Continue reading The Role of Youth: Young Professionals, COP24 and Climate Change.