Manchester Climate Change Youth Board Representative
The Manchester Climate Change Youth Board is open to 16 – 28-year-olds in Manchester.
Membership is flexible with a range of ways to get involved, letting you choose what suits you.
Get involved with the Youth Board to:
Steer Climate Action in Manchester
Determine priorities for youth activity and feed into city-level decision-making.
Lead Climate Action in Manchester
Deliver projects that reduce carbon emissions, raise climate awareness or boost youth involvement in action. An opportunity to get creative!
Build a Youth Climate Movement
Keep young people informed, engaged and ensure their voices are heard by building a supportive, collaborative and active movement for Manchester’s youth.
Getting involved provides a range of benefits, including:
You make a difference!
Delivering real climate action in Manchester.
A range of formal and informal opportunities, such as Carbon Literacy training and support to develop communications skills.
A variety of opportunities to build contacts, experience and widen impact, such as:
- A direct channel to those in power in Manchester – those controlling budgets and setting policy.
- Invites to connect with other youth movements, locally, nationally and internationally.
- Invites to represent the Youth Board at external events and in the media.
- Use of a new collaborative workspace at Manchester Museum.
All this helps builds skills, experience and contacts – great for your CV!
The deadline for applications is 14th April at 12pm.