Join our Climate Action Network!

Youth Challenge International brings together hundreds of young people, partners, mentors and coaches in the GTHA to take action for the environment and drive youth-led community solutions.

 

Network and build skills to enhance your career and help curb climate change through YCI’s exclusive programs!

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Collaborate with youth Climate Action Catalysts to create and launch community-based climate projects.

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YOUTH CLIMATE LEADERSHIP
PROGRAM

Become a Climate Leader this fall to enhance your skills and engage your community in climate action initiatives.

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YCI’s Climate Action Network
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YOUTH

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PARTNERS

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MENTORS

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YOUTH-LED PROJECTS

Youth Challenge International brings together hundreds of young people and change makers across the GTHA to tackle climate issues through youth-led projects that drive climate solutions.

Learn more about our Climate Action Network and how you can take action.

JOIN US AS A VOLUNTEER MENTOR OR ADVISOR!

We're seeking diverse Mentors and Technical Advisors to join our Climate Action Network to support youth innovators who are making a tangible impact on climate change.

 

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MEET OUR CLIMATE ACTION CATALYSTS

Click on Catalyst teams below to learn more about their innovative climate action projects.

MEET OUR CLIMATE LEADERS

Click on the Leaders below to learn more about their climate action initiatives.

Our Partners

YCI works in collaboration with partners to deliver programs that support today’s young climate leaders and innovators.

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Local Partners
YCI Climate Action Catalysts receive mentorship from local climate policy experts and community organizations addressing pressing climate issues.
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Funding Support
Funded by the Government of Canada
under the Canada Service Corps program
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Funding Support
YCI’s Youth Climate Leadership Program gives young people the opportunity to lead, create and implement community-based climate action initiatives thanks to funding from Ontario Trillium Foundation.
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Climate Leaders participating in YCI’s Youth Climate Leadership Program have the opportunity to receive funding to prototype or launch and grow their climate action ideas thanks to generous partners.
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MY FUTURE

Are you 16-24 and want to tackle local GTHA climate issues? Get on the list for our next program!

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YOUTH CLIMATE LEADERSHIP
PROGRAM

Are you 19-25, live in the GTHA and want to lead social change in your community? Apply now for the fall program!

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Discover local climate initiatives and share your
#InnovateMYFuture commitments to inspire others.

Our world and realities are rapidly changing – now more than ever, we need actionable and creative solutions to curb climate change and continue climate action momentum. Share your #InnovateMYFuture initiatives and climate commitments here.

Commit to take climate action with #InnovateMYFuture today!

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#INNOVATEMYFUTURE ADVOCATES

“Change truly starts at home. You don't have to make a huge change with global implications for your difference to matter. It can simply mean educating one more person on the effects of climate change or the impact it has on everyday life.”

- YCI Climate Action Network member

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