means "treat with care or affection" in Swahili
It is an initiative that is meant to develop activities in the areas of capacity building, environmental awareness, and information exchange, with a vision to foster a generation of environmentally conscious citizens, capable of positive action.
Important by-products of this strategy include the annual Tunza International Youth Conference, Tunza Advisory Council and a quarterly Tunza magazine.
2012 Bayer Young Environmental Envoy Programme
World Students Summit on Sustainability
International Year of Sustainable Energy for All
In her blog she writes of her inspiration and experience advocating for practical solutions to environmental issues – with governments and at a grassroots level.
Jointly with UNEP, the ILO organized the side event “Green jobs: A chance for youth!” to highlight and expand partnerships for the promotion of green jobs opportunities for youth.
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