10th Action for Earth –
Global Youth Summit
Winter 2019

Biodiversity & Water Scarcity

17 – 19 January 2019
Yogyakarta, Indonesia

GYS Team Project

GYS Team Project

  • Climate Action Plan My Garden

Study Tour/Visit

Study Tour/Visit

  • Sustainability Exhibition

Community Outreach

Community Outreach

  • At School



  • Communication
  • Presentation
  • Project Management

Environmental Studies

Environmental Studies

  • Climate Change
  • Water Management
  • Nurturing Plants

Student Project

Student Project

  • Waste Minimisation (Water, Food or Energy)

Actions for Earth Challenge #1
by GYS Team

To discuss, plan and advocate My Garden Action Plan.

Actions for Earth Challenge #2
by Student Group

To present to judges a Waste Minimisation Project (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 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 the 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
17 Jan 2019
8am to 10pm
  • Registration
  • Opening address by Guest of Honour
  • Speakers
    • Indonesia Climate Action
    • Past Winners Outcome
    • Ocean Monster
  • Climate Action Leadership Boot Camp
18 Jan 2019
8am to 10pm
  • Flag off Yogyakarta Green Dots Learning Journey
  • Community Outreach
  • Preparation and exhibit Greenhouse / Vertical Garden
19 Jan 2019
8am to 5pm
  • Present Most Innovative Solutions to audience & judges
  • Award Presentation by Guest of Honour
  • Actions for Earth Cultural Performance
20 Jan 2019

Cultural Learning Journey (Optional)

  • Watch sunrise at Borubudur Temples, one of the seven wonders of the world
  • Explore Yogyakarta Culture & Urban City Lifestyle

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