Summit 2017
Summit 2017

17-18 November 2017, Sremski Karlovci, Serbia

INTERNATIONAL SUMMIT

YOUTH FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF  
UN HABITAT NEW URBAN AGENDA 

 

ANNOUNCEMENT 

 

We are pleased to inform you that European Youth Organization and Institute for International and Cross-border Cooperation in cooperation with Association of European Border Regions and Central European Service for Cross-Border Initiatives Balkans are organizing the International Summit entitled “Youth for Implementation of UN Habitat New Agenda”

The International Summit will be held from 17th to 18th November, 2017 in Sremski Karlovci, Serbia and implemented through a Panel Discussions and Workshops with focus on following topics: 

 

SUSTAINABLE URBAN INITIATIVES AS THE NEW CHANCE FOR YOUNGSTERS 

  • Sustainable Initiatives as the New Chance for Youngsters  
  • Sustainable and Inclusive Urban Prosperity and Opportunities for All  
  • The Youth Power for Positive Urban Transformation  
  • Role of Youth in Socio-Cultural Urban Development 
  • Right to the City and Cities for All 
  • Women in Cities – Recognizing the Contribution of Women to Urban Development 

 

SUSTAINABLE URBAN DEVELOPMENT FOR SOCIAL INCLUSION AND ENDING POVERTY 

  • Setting the Positive Environment for Business Opportunities 
  • The New Business Dimension of Urban and Rural Cooperation  
  • Prosperity for all through Urban Public – Private Partnership  
  • Enhancing Youth Employment through Entrepreneurship 
  • Non-formal education as a way to boost social inclusion and poverty prevention  
  • Solidarity as Way of Urban Life Stile 
  • Embracing Social and Cultural Equality in Cities 
  • Providing Tolerance and Participation in Urban Areas 
  • Youth Power as Initiator for Social Changes 

 

ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE AND RESILIENT URBAN DEVELOPMENT 

  • Investing in Sustainable Cities: Challenges and Opportunities 
  • Climate change – Traditional and Community-based Knowledge  
  • Green Spaces and Urban Forests – Public Areas for Equitable, Healthy and Sustainable Cities 
  • Energy Efficient Buildings for Resilient And Smart Cities 
  • Turning Roads into Streets – Road Space Allocation and Public Space Resilience 
  • Safer Smarter Cities for Women and Girls 
  • Data Driven Cities: Dynamic Apps for Planning Resilient Cities 
  • Implementing the New Urban Agenda beyond City Boundaries 

The Summit will highlight, among others, the objectives and problems stated in the UN Habitat Agenda (2016) and will provide the first opportunity for participants interested in the topic of SDG-s, economic development, social inclusion, equalities and sustainable urban environments, strategic and urban planning, to explore the implications of the New Urban Agenda and begin the development of a roadmap for its implementation. The conference will provide significant workshop content to address specific professional interests and foster multi-disciplinary collaboration. 

 

We warmly welcome you to take active role in this very important International Summit and with active participation contribute to its successful work.

Criteria for selecting participants: 

  • Application form
  • Expressed interest for UN Habitat New Agenda
  • The applicants should have ability to speak and understand English
  • Paid participation fee

 

Participation Fee: 

FOREIGN participants: 110 EUR per person
Participation Fee includes:

Accommodation per 2 nights (Hostel)
Meals
Refreshments during the sessions
Conference material
Expert speakers
Opening ceremony cocktail
Participation Certificate
Sremski Karlovci Sightseeing

FOREIGN participants: 79 EUR per person
Participation Fee includes:

Meals
Refreshments during the sessions
Conference material
Expert speakers
Opening ceremony cocktail
Participation Certificate
Sremski Karlovci Sightseeing

 

DOMESTIC PARTICIPANTS – participation fee is 2000 RSD.

Participation fee does not include travel costs.

All the participants can apply for financial support in their home countries. If needed, the organizer will provide the applicants with letters of support.

The participation fee is non-refundable even if you are unable to participate at the International Summit.

Bank commission during the transaction isn’t included in the participation fee.

 

For applying to participate in the International Summit, please fill in the application form  by October 20th, 2017.


Application form can be filed online too on following link:
https://goo.gl/forms/SO0WhRzA2RBvbkSF2

 

 

Looking forward to meeting you in Sremski Karlovci! 
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Summit 2017