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SDGs Youth Challenge

  1. 1. RCESDGYouthChallengeYouthfor theGoals BrittanyHardiman SustainabilityEducation,PVCLearningFuturesWesternSydney University RCEAsia-PacificRegionalYouthFocalPoint(former) b.hardiman@westernsydney.edu.au 14th Asia-Pacific RCE Meeting
  2. 2. RCE YOUTH NETWORK
  3. 3. RCE SDG YOUTH CHALLENGE: ‘YOUTH FOR THE GOALS’ • International,place-based initiative runannually that connects youthleaders working intheir own communities toalarger global (virtual) platform. • Each project is distinctive yet are all working towards a common goal which unites them under central SDG themes + underpinnedby SDG 4 and 17. Youth are encouragedto understand their SDGstargets and seekout interlinkageswith other SDGs. • Projects areled byyouthforyouth, with theaim to mobilise andeducate on the SDGs through peer-peer ESD. 2018 2019 2020-21 Sustainability Issue Youth Lead or Leaders Work on SDG project Connect and engage with youth (plus teachers, parents and community) Outputs – social, environmental, educational
  4. 4. 56 youth-led SDG Projects 21,000+ youth engaged through projects 5,000+ non-youth engaged through projects 12 countries represented, majority Asia-Pacific *over 4 years RCE SDG YOUTH CHALLENGE: OUTCOMES 21,000 youthdirectly engaged in/with projects as participants 5,000 non-youthdirectly engaged in projects as participants 500,000+ indirectly engaged throughmultiple touchpoints 57 youth-ledsustainability SDG projects 156 youthleaders delivering sustainability projects 24 different RCEs represented + others NGOs/organisations
  5. 5. RCE SDG YOUTH CHALLENGE: IMPACTS (2018-2021)
  6. 6. “Youngpeoplearepowerfulagentsofchange. Theygrowasleaderswhentheyareeducatedand empoweredtoparticipateindecision-making andaction.” Adaptedfrom the UnitedNations2020
  7. 7. Thank you Findall the previousRCESDGYouthChallengeprojectreports(2018–2021)online-https://westernsydney.edu.au/rcegws/rcegws/international/sdg_challenge

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