Youth Alliance aims to nurture empathetic leaders who apply their head, heart and hands to understand and serve the world making it more equitable, cooperative and sustainable.
It is bringing together people from across the country to embark a journey in the Sahyadri Hills to understand this relationship between economics, ecology and human self. We shall deepen our lost connection with nature, deconstruct the current economic system and understand the ongoing economic and environmental crisis from an integrated lens. It inadvertently involves focus on personal transformation and nurturing deep community over the 9-days and beyond.
Venue: Govardhan Eco Village near Mumbai.
It is open to have participants from all kinds of backgrounds. However we are looking for people meeting atleast one of the following criteria:
- Passionate about the environmental issues and committed to do something about it
- Working or studying in the domain of Environmental Studies/Economics/Development/Public Policy
- Working with corporate/non-profit/goverment and keen to understand how the dynamics between economics and environment play out in their context
- Willing to take forward the learning from the program and apply in their communities
- Are in the age group 18-30 years (exceptions on case-to-case basis)
First Application deadline: August 5, 2018
Final Application deadline: September 2, 2018
If you are willing to develop the capacity to understand the big picture and the humility to start with small actions, this is for you!
To know more about the program, click here!