THE 1ST YOUTH ENVIRONMENTAL SUMMIT – SRI LANKA

Beyond Borders Sri Lanka is a voluntary youth organization focused on development.It is a platform which enables for young people to network, develop skills and workon issues they are passionate about. The Beyond Borders Environmental Programmewas launched in 2009 by involving youth in the International Day of Climate Action.The event was part of the more than 5000 events held globally on the 24th of October2009 calling on positive climate action.

Beyond Borders together with of a group of active and concerned youth areorganizing the 1st Youth Environmental Summit in Sri Lanka with the objectiveof bringing all Sri Lankan youth working for the benefit of the environment bothas individuals and in organizations, to a common platform. The aim is to form acommunicable network for the exchange of commonly beneficial information andopportunities for the benefit of everyone.

As such, the organizing team is pleased to host the inaugural event which will beheld on the 21st of August 2010 from 9.00 am to 4.00 pm at the Subodhi, Centre forIntegral Studies.

Goals of Network:

To establish a platform through which beneficial information and opportunities canbe publicized uniformly and equally

• To promote interaction between individuals and organizations for possible jointactivities and project implementation

• To provide awareness and training on issues and management systems that impactthe environment

• To build the capacity of Sri Lankan youth to interact, negotiate and formpartnerships with their global counterparts for the benefit of the commonenvironment and organizational growth

Date: 21st August 2010

Venue: Subodhi, Centre for Integral Studies, Piliyandala, Sri Lanka

Time: 9.00am to 4.00pm

Registrations:Forms could be obtained by sending a request mail to shehan@beyondborders.lk

Beyond Borders is registered as a nonprofit organization in Sri Lanka.This initiative is funded by the United States Department of State in Sri Lanka.

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Posted on 08/17/2010, in Climate - Environment, Events-Activities-Announcements, Sri Lanka and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

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