This article is written by Alice Guérin.
YOUNGO‘s (the Youth constituency to the UNFCCC) ACE working group went through a great time of effective work at COP22. Let me tell you more about it !
In YOUNGO, we work within several working groups, each of them focusing on a specific topic. This week, I joined the ACE (Action for Climate Empowerment) working group. We were about 20 youth from various countries, backgrounds and organizations meeting everyday at 9am after the unconditional YOUNGO meeting.
ACE refers to Article 6 of the Convention and Article 12 of the Paris Agreement . It states that Parties shall cooperate in taking measures, as appropriate, to enhance climate change education, training, public awareness, public participation and public access to information.
To advocate on these issues, we organized and achieved several things.
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