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Generation of Environmental Leaders Program

Generation of Environmental Leaders Program

Be part of the Generation of Environmental Leaders Program (GELP) and make a lasting impact on North America’s environmental future!

The 2024 GELP, hosted by the Commission for Environmental Cooperation, invites passionate North American youth aged 18-35 to submit innovative solutions to support North American communities and preserve our shared waters, lands and air. Join this pivotal opportunity to lead change and shape the narrative for a sustainable tomorrow in your communities!

Submit by 31 March 2024!

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GELP Generation of Environmental Leaders Program

What we offer

what we offer

Solutions will be judged according to the following criteria:

  • Impact and Community Engagement (40%)
  • Feasibility (25%)
  • Alignment with the CEC’s strategic pillars and the program theme (15%)
  • Identification of problem/issue (10%)
  • Innovation (10%)

How to Apply

  • Open to participants aged 18-35 residing in Canada, Mexico, or the United States.
  • Teams such as, but not exclusively, youth-led organizations, youth-led associations, nongovernmental organizations, and not-for-profit youth-led organizations, teams of youth innovators, or entrepreneurs interested in building their businesses.
  • Demonstrate how your solution channels a strong impact on communities and facilitates substantial long-term sustainability.
  • Demonstrate how your solution addresses critical issues related to support North American communities and preserve our shared waters, lands and air.
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Contact

Julie Amina Jacquemin
Lead, Outreach, Partnerships and Youth Engagement