The forum represents a space for discussion on the role of youth in innovation for climate. It aims at building a positive discourse around youth activism, introducing best practices and acting upon the requests of those working for a just agroecological transition in urban communities. Participants (activists, volunteers, youth workers) will have the chance to meet relevant stakeholders and discuss about urban horticulture, right to food, food waste, social and solidarity economy and workers’ rights, climate educational empowerment.
ACRA is a non-governmental, secular and independent organization, founded in Milan in 1968. For 50 years it has been working to fight poverty through sustainable, innovative, and participatory solutions, to foster sustainable development and global citizenship. ACRA works along with local communities in Africa, Asia, and Latin America to ensure access to the rights of food, water, education, energy, and environment protection. In Europe and Italy ACRA promotes a culture of peace, dialogue and integration, cultural exchange, and solidarity. It promotes educational activities for schools, sustainable agricultural models and consumption practices.