The Rome MED Dialogues 2023 – organized by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and ISPI – Istituto per gli Studi di Politica Internazionale – promotes the 7th edition of the Youth Policy Lab. The Youth Policy Lab supports the development of youth-led solutions to the climate crisis in the broader Mediterranean by acting as a global showcase for youth-led ideas. Innovators will be supported by Rome MED Dialogues and top international partners (UNDP Rome Center; the OECD Training Centre on Public Governance; Youth4Climate, UNIMED – Mediterranean Universities Network, and CMCC Foundation) to develop and scale up their innovative policy ideas to address climate injustice.
Age: between 21 and 35 years;
Coming from: North Africa, Middle East, or Europe;
With at least a first university degree (B.A. or M.A.) or equivalent qualification;
A strong interest/expertise in climate crisis and Mediterranean climate cooperation;
Excellent command of English.
Application Deadline: Applications are open and will run until the 1st September 2023 (23:59 CEST – Rome Time). Selected participants will be announced on 20 September 2023.