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Global Youth Climate Summit concludes

Staff Correspondent

13 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

A two-day Global Youth Climate Summit, which aimed to mobilize youth, build their leadership skills and empower them with the tools to lead the fight against climate change, concluded on Friday.

Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) inaugurated the virtual summit, in partnership with the California-based Foundation for Climate Restoration, Resilient Markets, and the Centre for Climate Repair at Cambridge, as part of the celebrations for Bangladesh’s 50th anniversary of independence.

The summit was attended by over 600 delegates from 80 countries across the world.