The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change has teamed up once again with tve to launch a video competition for the best youth climate projects happening around the globe.
The top video in each category receives the following prizes:
- Round-trip travel to COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco, November 2016; and
- Position as a youth reporter for COP22, responsible for assisting the UNFCCC Newsroom team with videos, articles and social media posts.
WINNER Climate Action category – Faouzia Bahloul, Tunisia
The video “Think Renewable” by the young Tunisian Faouzia is about the need to increase the use of renewable energy, and explains the research she has been doing on biogas produced with the help of microalgea.
WINNER Public Awareness category – Phuong Vu Hoang, Vietnam
In his video entry, Phuong talks about the vulnerability of Vietnam to climate change explains how he deploys his graphic design skills to make posters to inform the public about more sustainable lifestyle choices.
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View all 2016 entries
The Youth Climate Report film project has been providing a voice for global youth to the COP climate conferences since 2011. The map was created by Mark Terry, a PhD candidate at York University in Toronto, Canada, as a digital archive of global youth initiatives and climate research.