Second EAS Youth Forum
Specifically designed for young environmental enthusiasts, the 2nd EAS Youth Forum (YF2) continued on the success of the 1st EAS Youth Forum in 2006, whereby the Youth Agenda for the Seas of East Asia was formulated and adopted. YF2 became a venue where young individuals in the EAS Region was involved in addressing environmental issues and in the sustainable development of the marine and coastal areas.
Youth, Oceans and Climate Change
The week-long series of events included activities and lectures, interactions and discussions with climate change experts, legislators and authorities in coastal and marine management, and the legislators hour, where youth participants were provided the chance to speak with Ministers from EAS member countries and Executives from international organizations.