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HAPPY WORLD WATER DAY 2016

World Water day is an international observance and an opportunity to learn more about water related issues, be inspired to tell others and take action to make a difference. World Water Day dates back to the 1992 United Nationals Conference on Environmental and Development where an international observance for water was recommended. The United Nations General Assembly responde by designating 22 March 1993 as the First World Water Day. It has been

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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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HAPPY INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY 2015

HAPPY INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY! MESSAGE FROM THE UN SG We are meeting together at a very promising time. Governments have just agreed on a bold new sustainable development vision to transform our world by 2030. Today’s young people can help realize the sustainable development goals. Youth face many challenges, including poverty, conflicts and unemployment. But young people are not simply accepting this as their fate. They are rising up to challenge

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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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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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