YOUTH ENCOUNTER ON SUSTAINABILITY YES 2013
YOUTH ENCOUNTER ON SUSTAINABILITY (YES)
Kostunici / Serbia, 28 June – 15 July, 2013
APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN !
DEADLINE: 12th April 2013 / with 10% early booking discount = 12 March 2013
Dear friends and colleagues,
ACTIS, in collaboration with the Alliance for Global Sustainability (a university partnership between the ETH Zürich, MIT Boston, University of Tokyo and Chalmers University), the Swiss Academy of Technical Sciences (SATW), the Environmental Engineering group Novi Sad,and UNEP (United Nations Environmental Program) is pleased to announce the opening of the applications for 2013 Youth Encounter on Sustainability (YES) course in Serbia – our 3d course at this amazing location Kostunici.
Thanks to our generous sponsors we again can offer very low cost participation fees, that include ALL services from arrival to the departure (accommodation, full board, all transportations, excursions, side activities, fees and a high quality course program with excellent faculty and experts from different countries and universities.
The YES course aims to sensitize participants to the complex issues of sustainable development in a global context, through course work, field trips, workshops, group work, and discussions in a practical, international learning experience, combined with social and cultural activities. The course brings together an inspiring group of upper level students and young professionals from different disciplines, cultures and nationalities to learn together in a unique environment. The program builds on 13 years of experience successfully running YES in 11 different countries. ACTIS is an ETH spin-off organization created specifically to expand the YES program and related activities.
For more information consult the documents in the attachment and on our webpage:
Please forward this information within your networks to colleagues, universities, organizations and institutions that may be interested. We appreciate your help to promote this unique learning experience.
ACTIS – Activating Talent in Sustainability
Environmental Engineering Group
Novi Sad – Serbia, izzsns