Empowering Youths to Protect the Environment

Actions for Earth – Global Youth Summit is a youth-led global platform for students to network, discuss and initiate innovation for sustainable solutions to protect children, fresh water and the natural environment from further destruction.

The theme, Waste Not empowers young people under the guidance of environmentalists, educators, entrepreneurs and researchers, to collaborate locally and globally to plan and implement innovative initiatives to overcome the natural environment challenges.

First organised in Singapore in 2014, Actions for Earth – Global Youth Summit (GYS) is a youth-led global platform on sustainable development.

Taking Action for Climate Change

2014

was the year that the first Global Youth Summit was organised. It was held in Singapore.

28,000

students have benefited from participating in the Global Youth Summit.

242

schools from 14 countries have participated in the annual event.

Past Global Youth Summits

Summer 2018 Singapore

Winter 2018
Singapore

Summer 2017
Siem Reap, Cambodia

Winter 2017
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Winter 2016
Surabaya, Indonesia