8th Action for Earth –
Global Youth Summit
Winter 2018

Young Environmentallists Making Change

18 – 20 January 2018
Hort Park, Singapore

Study Tour/Visit

Study Tour/Visit

  • Singapore Garden City
  • Food Waste Recycling System

Community Outreach

Community Outreach

  • Food Waste Outreach

Student Project

Student Project

  • Greenbuilt
  • Waste Management

Environmental Studies

Environmental Studies

  • Sustainable Urban Future

Study Workshops

Study Workshops

  • Communication, Presentation, Project Management, Team Management
  • Creative Thinking
  • Leadership
  • Decision Making
  • Problem Solving

Community Outreach

Inspire and educate community on Food Waste, a green initiative to minimise waste

Visit Singapore successful and sustainable environmental projects to learn how Singapore has made progress in overcoming Environmental Chllenges.

Actions for Earth Challenge

Greenbuilt or Waste Minimisation (Water, Food or Energy)

Senior (16 years and above) and Junior (15 years and below)

First Round:
1 min pitch for audience scoring

Final Round:
Finalist 5 mins pitch to panel of judges

Based on their ecological impact, sustainable use of financial resources, marketing plan, teamwork and execution plan

Three Awards:
Junior and Senior Categories

  • Winners will be invited to present their progress of their project at next GYS
  • Project group, recommend for up to 5 students
  • Presentation on Powerpoint or prototype model
  • Bring own laptops or thumbdrives for your presentation


Date Activities
18 Jan 2018
8am to 10pm
Opening Ceremony

  • Registration
  • Opening address by GOH
  • Speakers
  • Singapore Sustainable Urban Future
  • Past Winners Outcome
  • Tour & Activities @ Sustainable Urban Future
  • Workshop: Project Management, Communication
19 Jan 2018
8am to 10pm
Study Tour, Community Outreach, Consumerism Education

  • Visit Singapore Garden City
  • Visit Food Waste Recycling System
  • Food Waste Community Outreach
  • Food Waste Challenge
20 Jan 2018
8am to 6pm
Innovative Solutions Award Presentation

  • Present Most Innovative Solutions to audience & judges
  • Award Presentation by GOH
  • Actions for Earth Concert

Fees and Registration

Registration Fee
International delegates US$498

Includes 5 nights accommodation, event registration, transfer, meals, event activities and off site visits and passes to cultural sites and activities.

Registration is only confirmed upon receipt of payment.
Cancellation Fee: 50% two weeks before event. No refund thereafter.

PAYMENT: Bank Transfer Please quote reference GYS SG19 Winter. Telegraphic Transfer to Hemispheres Foundation Pte Ltd Bank Account