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UN CC:Learn News

  • SICA Member Countries Promote Public Policy for Sustainable Development and Climate Change Education

    10 July 2017 | San Jose, Costa Rica

    A 3-day workshop was held at the Secretariat of the Earth Charter. Participants promoted the formulation and implementation of public policies within the education sector, that contribute to sustainable development and to addressing climate change.

  • Burkina Faso Builds Capacity of Media on Climate Change Issues

    29 June 2017 | Koudougou, Burkina Faso

    On the 29th and 30th of June, in Koudougou, 38 people from the communications services of the ministerial departments of Burkina Faso, the press and press associations were trained on "Climate change issues for the socio-economic and cultural sectors of Burkina Faso".

  • Children and Climate Change Module is in French and Spanish!

    28 June 2017 | Online

    After the launch of English version two months ago, the Specialized e-Learning Module on Children and Climate Change developed by UN CC:Learn and UNICEF is now available in French and Spanish! 

  • UN CC:Learn e-course is now available in Mandarin Chinese!

    23 June 2017 | Online

    The UN CC:Learn introductory e-Course on Climate Change is now available in Chinese! The Chinese version of the course was developed in collaboration with the Tongji Institute of Environment for Sustainable Development (IESD).

  • Up for the Challenge! Ghana Aims to Educate All School Children About Climate Change

    29 May 2017 | Accra, Ghana

    Under the leadership of the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), Ghana Education Service (GES), and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) a Core Group with stakeholders from the educations has conducted an audit of the national school curricula and has developed recommendations for further action and a roadmap for implementation.

  • Winners Awarded for Youth Leadership Camp for Climate Change 2017

    23 May 2017 | Medan, Indonesia

    The winning participants of the Youth Leadership Camp for Climate Change (YLCCC) 2017 in Indonesia have been awarded with the “Tribal Camp Award” and the “Team of the Year Award" during a dedicated ceremony.

  • The Youth Climate Dialogues Spread Out in the Francophone World!

    17 May 2017 | Tours, France and Geneva, Switzerland / Cotonou, Benin and Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

    The 7th Youth Climate Dialogues (YCD) took place on 04th May between Collège Anatole France from Tours (France) and Collège d’enseignement général d’Abomey-Calavi et Collège d’enseignement général la Plénitude from Cotonou (Benin); and the 8th YCD between Lycée International de Ferney-Voltaire (France) and Lycee Bogodogo and Ecole Le Petit Monde in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso).

  • UN CC:Learn Participates in the 5th Action for Climate Empowerment Dialogue in Bonn

    15 May 2017 | Bonn, Germany

    The 5th dialogue on Action for Climate Empowerment (ACE) took place in the afternoons of the 15th and 16th May in Bonn, during the SBI 46. UNITAR, as part of the UN Alliance on Climate Change Education, Training and Public Awareness, and hosting the Secretariat of UN CC:Learn, participated to the session.  

  • From Theory to Action: Indonesian Students Learn to Address Climate Change

    19 April 2017 | Indonesia

    Through Youth Leadership Camp for Climate Change 2017, 150 students between the age of 17 and 25 years old built their knowledge and capacity to take action on climate change. 

  • Youth Climate Dialogues Leaving No One Behind!

    19 April 2017 | Geneva, Switzerland / Jijiga, Ethiopia

    The 6th Youth Climate Dialogues took place on 12 April 2017 between Lycée International de Ferney-Voltaire (France) and the primary and secondary schools from the Sheder Refugee Camp (Ethiopia).