Unesco youth forum | YRE Mission

The young ESD leadership capacity building course / YRE Mission is organised in cooperation between UNESCO and Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) as its contribution to implementing the Global Action Programme (GAP) Action Area 4 “Youth Mobilization and Empowerment”, UNESCO and GAP Key Partners will support and prepare young ESD leaders as change agents for sustainable development. The aim of the course is to empower participants to be inspired by ESD related issues and to be engaged in raising awareness among the general public to take action towards building more sustainable, just, and resilient communities.

Learn more about UNESCO's initiative on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)

WORKSHOP RESULTS: videos, articles and photos

In just one day, the workshop participants were able to investigate and report on several environmental issues in the area of Lisbon. The results were incredible!

Have a look at all of their entries on Exposure.

ESD Leaders group photo

Host organisation

The 3-day training course in Lisbon, Portugal was hosted by Associacao Bandeira Azul da Europa (ABAE), a member of Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) in Portugal.

Rua General Gomes Araújo
Vasco da Gama Building, Block C
1350-355 Lisbon
Tel: +351 21 394 27 40
Fax: +351 21 394 27 49

Main contact: 
Margarida Gomes  margaridagomes@abae.pt
Pedro Gonçalves jra@abae.pt