European Youth Adaptation Forum

European Youth Adaptation Forum


11 June 2022, 16:45

UNFCCC Convention Center, Room Bonn

The European Youth Adaptation Forum is aimed at ensuring youth voices from the region are present, heard and considered in the adaptation agenda, including in the review of the Global Goal on Adaptation.

Event description:

The European Youth Adaptation Forum will contribute to the review of the Global Goal on Adaptation and bring together young people, youth organizations, students networks, policy makers, global experts, international organizations, the private sector and United Nations agencies, with the overall objective of elevating youth voices and increasing the power of influence of young people worldwide in the adaptation agenda.

The European Youth Adaptation Forum aims to: 

  • Identify youth priorities and recommendations regarding the achievement and implementation of the Global Goal on Adaptation
  • Elevate youth voices across the globe through GCA’s platform allowing young people, especially those from marginalized and vulnerable communities, to shape the international adaptation agenda
  • Showcase youth-led climate-resilient solutions to accelerate adaptation action