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Tooting Hub

7a Beechcroft Road

Tooting

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PLEASE NOTE – THIS EVENT IS NOW TAKING PLACE IN FEBRUARY 2020, DUE TO THE GENERAL ELECTION IN DECEMBER 2019.


Wandsworth's Youth Climate Commission is an opportunity for young people AND decision makers to:

1. Listen to each other and work together.

2. Explore how to reduce their impact on climate change.

3. Work together to find solutions


Wandsworth's Youth Climate Commission is open to young people aged 11-18 (up to 25 with a disability) who represent their school, college and /or youth group.

Decision makers are invited from across London including the council, health, police and politicians.

This event is by Wandsworth Youth Council and supported by Participation People.


Day Programme

9.30am- 10am Arrival

10am- 10.15am Keynote speaker

10.15am- 11am Sharing is caring

11am - 11.15am Break

11.15am- 12.30pm Creative solutions

12.30pm- 1.15pm Lunch (decision makers arrive)

1.15pm- 2.15pm Thinking hats

2.15pm- 3pm #PitchPerfect

3pm- 3.30pm Dragon’s Den

3.30pm Close


ACTIONS

1. REGISTER | Please register all participants. Each group has 5 reserved spots for young people and 1 for an adult leader. If you want to bring more people, please email us!

2. FORMS | Once you have registered, we will email you joining instructions and an event CONSENT FORM. Please complete and return 3 days before the event for all participants.

3. HOMEWORK | Please work with students to explore what your school or youth group is already doing to tackle climate change. Come prepared to give a short 3 minute presentation to the other delegates!

Please email wandsworth@participationpeople.com your video by February 10th.

(You can use wetransfer.com if it's too big to send through email!)

4. REFRESHMENTS | including lunch, water, juice, tea and coffee will be provided.

5. DRESS CODE | We ask you to wear your school or youth group uniform where possible.

6. Please follow @WBCYouthCouncil on Twitter and Instagram; the hashtag for the day is #WBCYouthClimate

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