The Youth Sustainable Energy Hub is the first of its kind global platform showcasing the work of youth practitioners in the sustainable energy sector. The event will be a celebration of youth action toward advancing SDG7 and an opportunity to show intergenerational solidarity in ensuring sustainable energy for all.
YSEH has been developed by SDG7 Youth Constituency in partnership with SEforALL, UNIDO, UNICEF, IEEE-PES, SDSN Youth, and Climate Tracker. During the Launch, the organizing partners will unveil the platform, featuring approximately 100 youth projects selected from over 250 submissions received earlier this year.
Keynote speakers for the event are the Special Representative of UN Secretary-General and CEO of Sustainable Energy for All, Ms. Damilola Ogunbiyi, and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory Director, Dr. Martin Keller.
Moreover, selected youth projects will present their work, and representatives of partner organizations will deliver their remarks:
Dr. Tareq Emtairah – Director at Department of Energy, UNIDO
Gautam Narasimhan – Senior Adviser for Climate, Energy, Environment & DRR, UNICEF
Dr. Shay Bahramirad – Vice President of New Initiatives and Outreach, IEEE-PES
Sam Loni – Director, SDSN Youth
Date and time: November 11, 10:00 EST / 15:00 UTC
Since April 2020, Science Policy CIrcle has been the Global Focal Point Organization of the SDG7 Youth Constituency