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The Climate Change Debate
Project at a glance
Dates and Place06 March 2007, Geneva, Switzerland
International Environment House II
Earth Focus Foundation, Geneva, Environment Network
Young people from CollÃ¨ge du LÃ©man and the International School of Geneva gathered on 6 March at the International Environmental House in Geneva to discuss the issue of Climate Change.
The middle school students discussed the important subject and ways to raise awareness and action for the future of the planet.
The debates and country simulations aim to help students better understand the interdependence and inter-relationships between countries including: sustainable development and global trade, the challenges presented by the unequal distribution of resources, wealth, technology and labour; and the importance of international co-operation within our "Global Village".
This time, students presented statements on the following topics:
The event was coordinated by the Earth Focus Foundation, in collaboration with the Geneva Environment Network.
Role of ICVolunteers
Volunteers from ICVolunteers helped with welcoming and logistics for the event.
Posted: 2007-3-12 Updated: 2007-7-04