By working together, different generations from all walks of life can unite their skills and experience in implementing solutions to today’s environmental challenges. Youth leaders know the latest technology; they know what makes their peers tick and how best to get them involved. Current generations involved in conservation have the benefit of experience and are reaching out to sectors of society not yet involved. Combined, this is a strong force for conservation.
The Congress will bring powerful voices of young people from across the globe, several of whom are featured in the articles below, and give them the chance to connect with key partners in conservation including the business community, politicians and educators, to share their perspectives and their ideas for action.