The overall objectives
- to strengthen youth participation and youth initiatives in the MENA region and to support Danish-Arab dialogue among the youth
The immediate objectives
- to educate and train young climate ambassadors in the MENA region, enabling them to train others and lead innovative climate campaigns as youth leaders and role models.
- to promote regional networking and Danish/Arab dialogue on concrete and cross-cutting vital sectors of climate change.
- to facilitate climate change related idea generation in the MENA region leading to innovative youth initiatives and to introduce an innovation cup to showcase and share project outputs in the local community.
The vision is to see DEMENA youth taking the lead in addressing the challenges of climate change to develop active citizenship in various national, regional and global issues of concern.
The project is a concrete attempt to provide the space, inspiration, latest knowledge, skills and tools for the youth to raise their awareness and to develop leadership attitudes and professionalism in order to take part in the reforms and initiate the changes they aspire to see in their societies.