Draft Agenda

  • Saturday, 09 February: Arrival of Participants

    1800
    Dinner at Jacaranda Hotel, Westlands
    1900
    Meeting with TYAC
    2000
    Ice Breaker at the hotel
    2030
    Media Workshop: S. Zorba –UNEP/DCPI
  • Sunday, 10 February 2013: Theme: Health and the Environment and Forests

    Facilitation by TYAC members
    07:00
    Breakfast
    07:45
    Depart for UN Compound Gigiri
    09:00
    Plenary Discussion: Impact of Environment on health:
    • Mr. Wilfred Ndegwa -WHO
    • Dr. Tinorgah, UNICEF
    • Jovana Dodos - European Environment & Health Youth Coalition
    • Mike Kalmus Eliasz - IFMSA
    • Youth Reps
    10:30
    Coffee Break
    11:00
    Workshops
    13:00
    Lunch Break
    14:00
    Fieldtrip to the Nairobi National Park Safari Walk
    18:00
    Briefing on Elections of the Tunza Youth Advisory Council by UNEP – At the HOTEL
    19:30
    Dinner at the hotel
  • Monday, 11 February 2013: Theme: Youth and the Global Environment

    Facilitation by Nick Nuttall – UNEP/DCPI Director and Yvonne Maingey
    07:00
    Breakfast
    07:45
    Depart for UN Gigiri
    08:45
    Performance by – Sauti Sol and interlude by Sam Dindi
    09:00
    Official Opening of the Conference
    Welcome Remarks : Nick Nuttall
    Speeches:
    • Tunza Youth Advisory Council Rep
    • Bayer Representative - Mr. Frans Labuschagne
    • H. E Dr Martin Kimani - Government of Kenya Representative

    Opening remarks: UNEP Executive Director - Mr. Achim Steiner
    10:00
    Coffee Break
    10:30
    GEO-for-Youth launch – Nick Nuttall Overview by Youth Editors: Andrew Bartolo, Saba Loftus, Karuna Rana
    11:00
    Panel Discussions: GEO findings and Water:
    • Ibrahim Thiaw – UNEP/DEPI
    • Dr. Abulai Tinorgah UNICEF
    • Peter Gilruth –UNEP/DEWA
    • Andrew Bartolo - Youth Editor/TYAC
    • Saba Loftus - Youth Editor
    • Karuna Rana – Youth Editor
    13:00
    Lunch
    14:00
    Workshops
    15:30
    Break
    15:45
    Presentation on Youth Volunteerism & the Environment – UNV BONN
    16:30
    Plenary presentation on Tunza tools for youth mobilization: Facilitator – Sara Svenson UNEP/DCPI
    • Tunza magazine: Bart Ullstein – Banson Editor
    • TYAC Reps (2)
    • Youth Rep
    17.30
    Depart to the Hotel
    19:00
    Dinner at the Hotel
  • Tuesday, 12 February 2013: Theme: Rio+20 and post 2015

    Facilitation by TYAC members
    07:00
    Breakfast
    07:45
    Depart for UN Compound Gigiri
    09:00
    Brief on RIO+20: Amina Mohamed -UNEP Deputy Executive Director
    09.20
    Panel Discussion 1: Rio+20 Outcomes - What should we do? What can you do?
    • WHO Representative
    • Aniket Ghai (other outcomes - GE, SDGs, SCP)
    • Maryam Niamir-Fuller (SDGs and other issues)
    • John Wali- Jr Achievement Africa
    • Ivana -MGCY
    • 2 Youth Reps
    10:30
    Coffee Break
    11:00
    Panel Discussion 2: Millennium Development Goals Post 2015 - How should the environmental dimension be reflected in the P2015 agenda?
    • Anna Donners -UNDP (The P2015 agenda - overview)
    • Fatoumata Keita-Ouane –UNEP/DEWA (MDG-7 Indicators and targets)
    • Matt Billot -UNEP/ (GEO-5 and GEGs)
    • Kiara MGCY, - TYAC REP
    12:30
    Lunch
    14:00
    Launch of the 1-1 campaign on GEO
    • Karishma Thethy –UNEP/DCPI
    • GEO Editors – Karuna, Andrew and Saba
    15:00
    Break
    15:15
    Workshops
    16:30
    Unveiling of TYAC candidates: Nick Nuttall 2 mins. presentation by each candidate
    17:15
    Depart for the Hotel
    19:00
    Dinner at the Hotel
  • Wednesday, 13 February 2013: Theme: Youth & the Global Environment Sustainable Consumption

    Facilitation by TYAC members
    07:00
    Breakfast
    07:45
    Depart for UN Complex
    08:45
    Panel Discussion: What does sustainable consumption mean? Developed vs developing world views / 10 Year Framework on Sustainable Consumption and Production)
    • Khairoon Abbas-UNEP/DTIE
    • Aleksandra Nasteska, One Earth Initiative.
    • Ann-Begovic- One Planet Living
    • Susan Nyawira Gituru – Roots & Shoots
    10:00
    Coffee Break
    10:30
    Presentations of Youth environmental projects (2 per region): Facilitated by TYAC
    11:30
    Workshops
    13:00
    Lunch
    14:00
    Plenary Session on Forests:
    • Tim Christophersen -UN-REDD
    • Christian Lambrechts: Rhino Ark
    15:30
    Break
    15:45
    Briefing session by Major Groups Branch -Alexander Juras – UNEP/DRC
    17:00
    Depart for the Hotel
    19:00
    Dinner at the Hotel
  • Thursday, 14 February: Theme: Food Waste

    Facilitation by Nick Nuttall - Director UNEP/ DCPI
    07:00
    Breakfast
    07:45
    Departure to UN Compound Gigiri
    09:00
    Plenary Session on Food Waste
    Taste the Waste - Video Curtain Raiser
    George Odingo - FAO
    Tristram Stuart - Feeding the 5000
    TYAC Reps - José Paez and Nema Shawki
    Q&A, interactive discussion with DCPI on how the youth/TUNZA network can support the Think.Eat.Save campaign
    11.00
    Coffee Break
    11:30
    Regional Meetings: finalize regional actions
    13:00
    Lunch
    14:00
    Finalizing youth statement to the GC
    15:30
    Break
    15:45
    Closing Plenary (Conference Outcomes)
    17:00
    Depart to the Hotel
    19:00
    Closing Reception hosted by UNEP - Jacaranda Hotel
    • MC: Nick Nuttall and TYAC rep
    • Announcing the new TYAC
    • Short speeches: UNEP Executive Director, Bayer, Youth representative
    • Cultural Presentations and music by Sauti Sol