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The European Development Days 2020 Young Leaders Programme applications are now open!

18/02/2020 - 11:16
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Are you in your 20s, playing an active role promoting environmental issues and biodiversity preservation and fighting against climate change? Do you want to share your vision of the future with other influential sustainable development actors? The time has come to make your voice heard: Apply for the Young Leaders Programme and grab the chance to be invited to Brussels to share your ideas!

The European Commission is inviting 17 extraordinary young people aged 21-26, who can represent the powerful impact that youth are having in the sustainable development field.

The Young Leaders Programme will consist of a 10-day visit to Brussels, where Young Leaders will meet EU experts, stakeholders and play a leading role in the the European Development Days (EDD) Programme, which will include speaking in various session alongside global leaders. Applications will close on Wednesday 26th February (1:00 PM CET)

This year's EDD overarching thread is: “The Green Deal for a Sustainable Future" and it will be framed by two major themes: "A Green Economy for Nature and People" and "Protecting Biodiversity and People."

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