Connect with the CYD!
Sign up for the newsletter and stay on top of what’s happening in the lead up and during the COP18 climate negotiations in Doha, Qatar. Stay tuned to our podcast and watch this site for updates and opportunities to submit questions or messages to Canadian negotiators! Don’t forget to friend us on facebook and follow us on twitter!
Support the CYD!
Do you have dollars, sense, skills, equipment or airmiles you’d like to contribute to the Canadian Youth Delegation? Our team is made up of volunteers who work extremely hard to fundraise throughout the year to cover the costs of travel and accommodation – every donation is hugely appreciated! You can donate online here (please put “Canadian Youth Delegation” in the comment line) or contact CYD co-ordinator Meghan McCarthy (firstname.lastname@example.org) about in-kind contributions.
Register for PowerShift!
On the weekend of October 26-29th over 1500 youth from all walks of life, coming from communities all across Canada will come together for a historic gathering to build the movement for a just and sustainable future. The conference will include leading voices from the global movement to stop climate change, speakers from frontline communities, skill development, action, advocacy and much more. Learn more and register here!
Volunteer with the CYD/CYCC!
The Canadian Youth Climate Coalition & Canadian Youth Delegation are always looking for enthusiastic, dedicated volunteers across Canada. Are you passionate about the fight for climate justice? Are you interested in domestic or international climate policy, meaningful citizen engagement or creative communication strategies? Drop Meghan McCarthy a line at email@example.com!
Join the Wings of Change pop-ed project!
Wings of Change is a for youth, by youth popular education program that is designed to build awareness and expose the connections between climate change and human rights. The workshop, created for high school students, expands on the scientific understanding of climate change to connect participants with the human impacts of climate change and creative solutions locally, nationally and globally. Head over to our website to learn more or get in touch with Emilie Novaczek at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions!