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5 KEY POINTS IN PARIS AGREEMENT ON CLIMATE CHANGE

After lengthy overnight negotiations and two weeks of touch-and-go discussions, delegates at the UN climate talks in Paris have adopted a climate-change pact. The final text of the Paris Agreement — considered to be the world's first universal climate agreement — is 31 pages long. While the plenary session agreed upon the final draft Saturday afternoon, it now must be ratified. Here are five of the agreement's key points. 1. Limit

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US EMBASSY PRESS RELEASE ON RYACA’S YOUTHPRENEUSHIP AND ENVIROPRENEURSHIP PROJECT

U.S. Embassy Supports Environmental Education in Rwanda Kigali – The U.S. Embassy is proud to support environmental education in Rwanda and supports efforts by Rwandans to spread the word about conservation. That’s why the U.S. Embassy in Kigali supported an English composition competition organized by RYACA, or the Rwanda Youth Alliance for Climate Actions, under their project “Promoting Youthpreneurship and Enviropreneurship in Rwanda.”

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DUFASHE ISI / LET’S SAVE THE WORLD: MUSIC VIDEO BY RYACA FT B GUN & MISS RWANDA 2014

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmEyBuvJaww   Dufashe Isi / Let’s Save the World is a call to ACTION for youth in Rwanda and the global youth to join hands and work together to save the planet Earth. This song is an initiative of the Rwanda #YACA (Youth Alliance for Climate Actions) aka RYACA in collaboration with local Artists and musicians, B GUN, and Miss Rwanda 2014 (Akiwacu Colombe), all of them members of RYACA. The objective

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FEATURE: MS UWINEZA STEALS THE LIMELIGHT WITH HER SELECTION FOR THE 2015 MILEAD FELLOWSHIP

RYACA being a network that promotes youth leadership is always delighted to feature its outstanding members who are serving as role models for their peers by their leadership and achievements, both in Rwanda and across the world. It is in this regard that RYACA features today Ms Denyse Uwineza, who is a youth and gender activist, and active member of our network. Denyse has been selected this year as one of the Africa’s most promising young women

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WRITE UP COMPETITION FACEBOOK VOTING RESULTS

RYACA Write Up Competition Facebook Voting Results WRITE-UPS FACEBOOK VOTING SCORING OBJECTIVE OF THE COMPETITION: To improve and promite writing skills for environment consercation, also to increase the visibility of RYACA Facebook Page. SCORING SCHEME Weights: - For Likes, we gave 85% weight - ForComments, we gave 7.5% of weight - For Shares, we gave 7.5% of weight Scores: - Likes' Scores(LS) = Number of Likes * 85% - Comments's Scores (CS) = Numbers

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LIST OF SELECTED VOLUNTEERS ” YOUTHPRENEURS & ENVIROPRENEURS” – #YEPRwanda2014

LIST OF SELECTED VOLUNTEERS FOR THE #YEPRWANDA2014 "Youthpreneurs & Enviropreneurs" Firstname Surname   Firstname Surname 1 Alice IRANKUNDA 30 AARON BAGAYA NANYIJUKA 2 Alice UWIZEYE 31 CLET IYAMENYE NIBEHO 3 Anais AJENEZA 32 CONFIANCE Elysee 4 Angella Tugume 33 Crispin Rwirangira 5 Bahati Diane 34 cyuzuzo hirwa fabrice 6 Brenda Gahirwa 35 Dagobert Rugwiro 7 Chantal UMURERWA 36 David NIYOMUGABO 8 christelle gitego 37 Edward Mwebaze 9 Denyse Uwineza

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VIDEO: RWANDA #YACA (YOUTH ALLIANCE FOR CLIMATE ACTIONS) TRAILER

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4gFqdr0igg RWANDA #YACA (YOUTH ALLIANCE FOR CLIMATE ACTIONS) TRAILER Rwanda #YACA (Youth Alliance for Climate Actions) is the biggest youth movement working to address climate change in Rwanda through youth empowerment, and green and entrepreneurial actions. Building resilience one step at a time, here and now and with youth. It starts here! All you need to know about Rwanda #YACA aka RYACA. Stay tuned, Stay green!

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VIDEO: RYACA YOUTH IN ACTION DURING THE WORLD WATER DAY, MARCH 2013

Rwandan Youth in Action to clean up the Mpazi river in Kigali We thank all our members who joined this action. Kudos! Actions speak louder.   Kigali is one of the cleanest city in Africa and youth actively contribute in making it even cleaner.   Youth leaders from Rwanda YACA - Youth Alliance for Climate Actions , Young Volunteers for the Environment, Young Water Professionals and Rwanda Wash Media joined hands for an Action called "

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RWANDA YACA IN WORD CLOUDS

Rwanda #YACA (Youth Alliance for Climate Actions) is a movement working to build resilience of youth and to foster a eco-conscientious generation of youth in Rwanda who are green entrepreneurs and who are responsible global citizens. Rwanda #YACA is registered with the Rwanda Governance Board as a Non Governmental Organzation (NGO).

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