Side Event 2: The future of AFR100: Restoration opportunities for young people

05 Dec 2018

The AFR100 side-event will discuss youth participation in AFR100 and how to enable young people to benefit from implementing FLR in terms of job opportunities and economic perspectives,giving a voice to young people from Africa and linking them to the global restoration agenda.

This session will bring together a variety of stakeholders from different sectors to discuss contributions towards restoration targets, present concepts for innovate and inclusive contributions towards meeting the AFR100 targets, and link important aspects such as finance with the need for inclusive approaches considering youth and gender aspects.

  • AFR 100

  • Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

  • New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD)

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

  • World Resources Institute (WRI)

  • International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

  • World Bank