Inspiring Arctic voices through youth: Arctic Biodiversity Youth Summit

The main objective of this project is to create a network of youth that will build capacity and knowledge of youth representatives concerning the Arctic Biodiversity Assessment, its implementation and ways to protect it.

To aim is to create spaces and opportunities for dialogue between youth, politicians, civil servants, and scientists and to empower youth to protect Arctic nature.

Partners: Henna Haapala / Aulikki Alanen Finland Ministry of Environment Helsinki, Finland; Kári Fannar Lárusson, CAFF Secretari at Borgir, Iceland; Arctic Youth Coordinator; WWF Finland Helsinki; WWF Sweden Ulriksdals slott, Solna, Sweden;
Dave Aplin, WWF Arctic Director Washington, United States.

Applicant: Sanna Koskinen, WWF Finland.

Partners (see below the text)

Countries: Iceland, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Russia, United States, Canada

Project start and expected to be finalized in 2018.

Copyright pictures:
S.Sigbjørnsen/ Stavanger 2008/