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The Caucus is facilitated through voluntary support of youth and youth-led organisations whose staff is leading the preparation of the Youth Forum

 

YUGRATNA SRIVASTAVA

Plant-for-the-Planet International

Board-member at Plant-for-the-Planet, Yugratna is current UNMGCY Global Focal Point on Environmental Governance and Conservation to UN Environment, and former YOUNGO Focal Point

LUWEDDE JULIET GRACE

 Friends For the Environment Uganda

Juliet is Founder of Friends For the Environment Uganda, a youth led social enterprise focusing on creating meaningful youth solutions towards environmental sustainability while using journalism and education to foster community understanding

MANISH GAUTUM

Indian Youth Climate Network

President of IYCN, Manish is part of the Facilitation Committee of the Caucus and brings over 5 years of experience in youth advocacy and activism

SAJITH WIEJESURIYA

Science Policy Circle

Member of YOUNGO BLT, Sajith is a practicing energy engineer, thermal scientist, and an active advocate for energy transition. He is currently a PhD candidate on Energy Engineering at Denver

HEETA LAKHANI

Protect our Planet Movement India

A climate change educator from Mumbai, Heeta has experience in international negotiations and is a member of the Facilitation Committee for the Caucus

ANISH SHRESTHA

Global Indigenous Youth Caucus

Anish is an Indigenous Youth Activist from Nepal 🇳🇵and presently serving as Asia Regional Focal Point of GIYC and Executive Director of YFEED Foundation.

MARIA AUMA

BLI Global

Maria is founder of youth-run project investment non-profit BLI Global and a GSS Scholar for 2018