Networking and collaboration can be a great change enabler for promoting sustainability. Networking with likeminded people and collaborating for change would go a long way to help facilitate collective action needed to address the current environmental challenges be it locally or globally.
To engage, empower and educate, EAD would facilitate the following for the participant campuses
Green Youth Majlis
Green Youth Majlis is an inter college youth run platform designed to help network youth within the country. Every month the Agency would help facilitate a monthly meeting of youth from all participant colleges.
Participating youth from colleges would help frame an operating procedure for the systematic functioning of this majlis. A committee formed from the participating youth would decide the agenda and plan of action for every meeting.
Reports from each youth meeting will be uploaded on this web site
EAD would facilitate the logistics of venue and other relevant communication for the Green youth Majlis
To share learn and share from best practices , the Environment Agency- Abu Dhabi , would assist with virtually networking registered college with youth from similar networks internationally.
EAD would assist with facilitating the link with the Global Universities Partnership on Environment and Sustainability programme for the registered campuses and also with a few other universities working on sustainability
Connecting youth Mentors
The annual youth mentor conference would facilitate learning and sharing amoung mentors. The main objective of this conference would be to explore how sustainability could be mainstreamed into higher education