The Federation of Young European Greens is announcing an open call for participants for the climate activist seminar AlterCOP24 that will take place from 6th – 8th December 2018 in Katowice, Poland. The AlterCOP is organized by the European Green Party and the Federation of Young European Greens. It is an annual event of FYEG that serves to educate young activists about the UN climate negotiations and climate change policy. This year, as it takes place in parallel the COP24 in Katowice, Poland, it is more important than ever to get an insight and understand what exactly is going on inside the negotiations. AlterCOP will not only introduce you to UNFCCC, but it will also give you a hands on experience to be active in the civil society movement taking place in Katowice at the time of the COP!
FYEG especially welcomes representatives from member organizations which are not already planning to organize groups going to Katowice. FYEG expects the participants to spend time on its follow-up and to multiply the knowledge and organise other young climate activists. The program will be composed of workshops and sessions with speakers from the European Parliament, European Greens and members of the civil society. If you:
…then apply to join us for this years’ AlterCOP! The program will start on the 7th in the morning and last until the 8th December in the afternoon. Participants are expected to arrive latest on the 6 December in the evening and leave the earliest on 8 December after lunch.
The following costs will be either covered by FYEG or Young Cyprus Greens (YCG):
DEADLINE for submitting applications is the 5th November 2018, Midnight. In case you have any questions, feel free to reach us by writing to YCG Youth Officer Stalo Demosthenous: [email protected] or call us at 22518074