Climate Action and Youth

02.12.19 | Event
Oddleiv Apneseth/
It is the grand opening of the COP25! We will kick it all off with a bang and have invited youth representatives and Nordic Ministers to engage in a dynamic discussion about climate action. Let us give the youth a stage in climate politics and make their voice heard by politicians. Come and take part in an interesting day circling around topics that will affect our future generations.



Birger Jarlsgatan 57
216 11 Stockholm

12:30 PM - 09:00 PM

12.30-13.45 Taste the transition - Lunch talks

10 lunch-talks will take place at Norrsken featuring visionaries and solutionists who are bringing a new perspective on how to accelerate a transformation for more sustainable and healthy diets.

Join us to meet the new Nordic voices for a delicious disruption in food.

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Nordic Food Policy Lab, Nordic Council of Ministers

14.30-17.00 Youth Policy Jam: Intergenerational Equity and Climate Justice in the Paris Agreement

The actions and inactions of the present population will jeopardise the rights and wellbeing of generations yet to come. As the generation of now, people under 30 make up roughly half of the world’s population. So lets change that! 

So lets discuss the potential of increased youth voices and influence in climate and environment policy.

Push Sweden

18.00-18.30 Opening Statements

Joint event between Stockholm and Madrid

Come and listen to the opening statements of the COP25.

Nordic Council of Ministers

18.30-19.30 Hopes and expectations for COP25 - Nordic climate ministers and young people

Joint event between Stockholm and Madrid

Nordic Ministers meet with climate-committed young people from organizations in Denmark, Iceland Sweden, Norway and Finland to set their hopes and expectations for COP25. During COP25, the young people will report from the COP to young people in the Nordic countries and Madrid.

Nordic Council of Ministers

20.00-21.00 Refuelling the Climate Movement: Attribution science, law and social mobilisation.

Joint event between Stockholm and Madrid

Description will follow

Lucsus (Lund university)