26 Jan 2022

UNGA: Youth Perspectives on Climate Migration

  • Date
    24 Sep 2020, 08:00am
  • Location

The event is organized by the Migration Working Group of the UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) as a side-event of the United Nations General Assembly. 

Moderator: Kyle Heitman, Climate Change Focal Point of the UN MGCY


  • Mariam Traore Chazalnoel, Senior Expert in Migration, Environment and Climate Change at the United Nations Migration Agency (IOM)
  • Sophia Kianni, UN Secretary General´s Youth Advisory Group on Climate Change
  • Susanna Villani, Department of Political and Social Sciences of the University of Bologna
  • Kayly Ober, Senior Advocate and Program Manager at Refugees International
  • Zanagee Artis, Founder of Zero Hour
  • Nyiesha Mallet, Uprose Climate Justice Youth Leader

The event will be broadcasted through the UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) facebook live and zoom.