The youth workshop will bring together up to 25 participants from all of Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia who are actively engaged in work on biodiversity, ecosystem services and nature conservation (including interlinkages with climate change or transformative change processes).
Interested candidates are requested to submit an application form, including a statement of motivation, as well as a nomination form filled out by their nominating network/organisation or their national government by 20 August 2023 via a dedicated webportal.
Organization, venue and costs
The workshop is organized by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) at its International Academy for Nature Conservation (INA) on the Isle of Vilm (Baltic Sea), with support from the IPBES technical support unit on capacity-building and contributions from some members of the IPBES fellowship programme and the task force on scenarios and models.
Support for travel, full board and accommodation in the INA guest houses will be provided to all participants by the Government of Germany. The workshop will be held in English.
Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, INA M. Sc. Jutta Stadler Email: email@example.com