From July 16 to August 6, 2021, Vietnam Climate Leadership Camp (VCLC) 2021 officially opened applications for talented young people who always cherish plans to contribute to environmental protection. Unlike previous years, this year’s Climate Leadership Camp will open applications for both individuals and groups with available project ideas, in the age group from 18 to 30, focusing on the southern provinces. After the selection round, 30 – 50 campers will enter the next stage.
Vietnam Climate Leadership Camp (VCLC) is an annual camp organized by CHANGE to support, train and provide necessary knowledge for young activists in Vietnam to know about project implementation skills. When returning to their own homeland, each participating individual or group will start campaigns and projects to help mitigate climate change in their locality.
WHAT ARE AWAITING LEADERS IN VCLC 2021?
Unlike previous years, this year’s Climate Leadership Camp will be open to the public. You can choose to participate in either 2 methods:
▪️ Register to participate individually
▪️ Register to join the group
In the case of individual registration, organizers will group selected individuals to develop projects and ideas together. With 3 phases, VCLC 2021 will be a place where you can work as a team and become new warriors to create solutions to help respond to climate change in Vietnam.
▪️ Target audience: Group or individual 18 – 30 years old.
▪️ Have project ideas available that are related to environmental and climate issues.
GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE CAMP:
▪️ Phase 1 – Training Camp: 5-day joint training camp with basic knowledge on climate change and skills in project planning and implementation.
▪️ Phase 2 – Incubation: A 2-day intensive training camp for 5 projects that have been selected for financial support in the Incubation Stage.
▪️ Phase 3 – Follow-up: 5 projects receiving financial support will have 3 months to implement the project under the companionship of advisors and CHANGE.
OPPORTUNITIES YOU CAN’T MISS IF YOU ARE SELECTED TO JOIN VCLC 2021:
▪️ Be educated with comprehensive knowledge about climate change.
▪️ Be trained and improved with necessary skills to build and implement projects, develop leadership skills, presentation, teamwork, problem-solving, work with the community, approach thinking methods “Design Thinking” (Design Thinking).
▪️ Opportunity to meet, exchange, and learn from industry experts.
▪️ Opportunity to receive funding for potential projects.
▪️ Organizers take care of all accommodation and travel expenses.
▪️ Receive certificate from CHANGE after completing all camps.
HOW TO APPLY:
▪️ Step 1: Like and follow fanpage CHANGE, Vietnam Climate Action to update the latest information about the camp
▪️ Step 2: Fill in registration information at https://ref.vn/dondangkyVCLC2021
(Deadline: 23:59 on August 6, 2021)
▪️ Step 3: CHANGE will notify the first phase results via email to schedule an interview with suitable individuals/groups (Interview form: Online).
VCLC 2021’s venue and time will be revealed as 30 – 50 most suitable campers are selected. The expected time of the camp is September or October (Depending on the epidemic situation).
And now, do not hesitate any longer, but hurry up and invite your friends to register for the 2021 Climate Leadership Camp!!!