A Sea of Words 2020
Young People Faced with Climate Change in the Mediterranean and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
The 2020 edition of the Euro-Mediterranean Youth Literary Contest:
When there’s only 10 years left to prevent irreversible damage from climate change (UN High-Level Meeting on Climate 2019), young people are among the most outspoken calling for a change of direction.
The 13th edition of this Youth Literary Contest is willing to listen to them. To know about their experiences and emotions regarding climate change and the challenges is posing to humanity, especially in a region as vulnerable to global warming as the Mediterranean. To hear their ideas and recommendations to reverse climate change in line with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Are you aged between 18-30 years old?
Are you from a Euro-Mediterranean country?
Take part, write your short story and come to Barcelona in September 2020 !
Deadline: 17 May 2020 is the deadline for submission of original works in any of the official languages of the Euro-Mediterranean countries.
Organised by the IEMed European Institute of the Mediterranean and Co-organised with the Anna Lind Foundation EuroMed
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.