Join this engaging and interactive panel discussion focusing on the importance of climate and environmental literacy in the fight for climate action. The panel will consist of global leaders in the climate and education fields presenting their expertise in how focusing on youth education will create a citizenry ready and willing to take action now and build a sustainable economic future.
This webinar will also include the formal launch of Earth Day Network's Climate and Environmental Literacy campaign aimed at ensuring all students receive quality, wide-ranging, climate education in schools. Working with global partners and government officials, we will discuss the campaign that demands compulsory, assessed climate and environmental education across formal school systems that includes a strong civic education component.
Learn more about the importance of education for youth across the world and how you can join this campaign to ensuring a healthy and sustainable future.
Our distinguished panel includes:
Rohan Arora, Founder and Executive Director of The Community Check-Up
Frida Berry Eklund, Founder of Our Kids’ Climate
Neeshad Shafi, Executive Director of Arab Youth Climate Movement Qatar
Rab Nawaz, Senior Director WWF Pakistan
Asha Alexander, Principal and CEO Of The Kindergarten Starters and Executive Leader, Climate Change – GEMS Education, Dubai
Laura Secada, Director General of Climate Change and Desertification of the Ministry of Environment of Peru