National Youth Conference on Climate Change; Announcement of result of application call

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Dear Applicants,

Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

We are very glad to inform you that you have been selected as participant for our National Youth Conference on Climate Change which is going to be held on 27th -29th April,2014 .We do expect  your active participation there .

Furthermore, we would like to get confirmation of your presence and participation in the conference within 20th April (Sunday).If not we will be compelled to give priority to other applicants .If you are not able to conform us about your participation through mail then please contact Mr. Lalmani Wagle(9841851824) or Miss Nameeta Nepal (9849929640). We will be forwarding the information tool kit soon after your confirmation.

Wish you all the very best for the preparation and looking forward to see you on the conference.

List of selected participants

National Youth Conference on Climate Change

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youth conference _logo-fNYCA have organized three national youth climate summit in 2008, 2010 and 2012 and regional youth summits in all major regional cities focusing on awaring and empowering diverse youth and youth groups. Same as NYCA have successfully organized 1st South Asian youth summit on climate change in 2009 in Nepal. These national youth summits were instrumental in bringing Nepalese youths together to discuss on climate change and sustainable development issues, sensitize them for climate action and collectively push local and central governments to mainstream climate change in development process and planning. Young people of Nepal have identified the emergent need of youth involvement in climate action. Youth have both special concerns & responsibilities in relation to the environment and will have to live longer with the consequences of current environmental decisions than will their elder. So, the children and youth engagement is prior need for us. This year Government of Nepal together with Clean Energy Nepal (CEN), Bangladesh Centre for Advance Studies (BCAS) and International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) organizing 8th Conference on Community- Based Adaptation to Climate Change.

The Community Based Adaptation (CBA) is an approach to adaptation to climate change, which are community-based and participatory, building on the priorities, knowledge, and capacities of local people. It provides information and concrete examples on potential impacts of climate change and mitigative measures which are location specific and community managed (Source: Community Action Global Impact).  Continue reading

Call for your Love Towards our Mother Earth: Open Love Letter Competition

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flyer 2Valentine’s Day!! A day dedicated for love!!! A day dedicated for romance, confessions, proposals; a day dedicated to express one’s love to others! Need it be between two young hearts, love is universal; love is omnipresent between people of all age groups and also between people and earth!
So, join us in confessing our love for our Mother earth, join NYCA in an open love letter writing competition to our earth! Profess your love and win prizes a mountain Bike for your LOVE!!! Continue reading

“Think, Eat, save and BLOG”

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With the aim of celebrating the World Environment Day 2013, Nepalese Youth for Climate Action (NYCA) is organizing a week long Environment Week. As a part of the week-long program, NYCA proudly presents “Think, Eat, save and BLOG” Competition. The main objective of this Blog Competition is to aware youths, environmental enthusiasts and the future generation on the UN Environment Day Theme, the importance of rational food habits: reducing food waste and loss across the food supply chain and to encourage the amateur bloggers of the nation.

Submission Guidelines and Event Timeline Continue reading

Nepal Environment Week 2013

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env33Nepalese Youth for Climate Action (NYCA) with support from its partner organizations is continuously organizing awareness, advocacy and action campaign nationally since the time of its establishment. In the year 2009, 2010 and 2011 we were came up with the creative idea of celebrating environment day through Mega event “Eco-football: Goal Against Climate change” with main objective to spread message nationally through media and through participants same as in 2012 we organized Third Nepalese Youth Climate Summit in Pokhara to advocate youths from grassroots level.
This year, NYCA has come up with more creative, result oriented plan for bigger and better event to mark the world environment day 2013. The Environment day will celebrate for one whole week with many events in Nepal. Continue reading

Little about Nepalese Youth For Climate Action

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Nepalese Youth for Climate Action (NYCA) is a youth lead coalition of the Nepalese youth and youth groups tackling climate change, the biggest challenge of our generation. NYCA was established in August 10, 2008 with the motto “Caring for Climate, Caring for Ourselves”.

Vision
We envision an economically prosperous and sustainable Nepal where youth play an active role in leading the society towards cleaner future.

Goals
Our goal is to protect Nepal and the Nepalese people from the adverse impacts of climate change by spreading awareness, advocating policies and taking action. We aim to play a key role in transitioning Nepal towards climate resilience by leading adaptation efforts and mitigation of GHGs. Continue reading