"Taking Climate Action to the Next Level: Realising the Vision of the Paris Agreement and the SDG Framework." With this goal in mind, 23 students from 16 countries and 15 different areas of study participated in the YES Impact Lab in Costa Rica. Running from began at the beginning of September and ran for two weeks. The two-week course took place in Talamanca and San José in September with support from the local YES partners "LEAD University" and the Swiss organisation Avina Stiftung.
YES Iran 2016
It was the first event of its kind in the country: Together with hosting partner Amirkabir University of Technology AUT, myclimate organized the first Iranian “Youth Encounter on Sustainability YES” lab at the shores of the Caspian Sea in December 2016.18 future sustainability leaders, among them 10 Iranian students, were trained in leadership and entrepreneurial skills and developed their business plans for sustainable ventures.
YES Switzerland 2016
Under the topic "Making sustainability work – Beyond the Paris Climate Conference: Building mind-sets and skill-sets for a sustainable future", we analyzed local and global challenges and developed own answers. The YES lab took place from 7th to 20th February 2016 in Seewis (Graubünden), a small village in Switzerland.
Overview of the courses and labs since 2000
Since 2000, 47 labs took place in 14 different countries all over the world.