UNEP and Bayer, the German-based international enterprise involved in health care, crop science and materials science, are working together to strengthen young people’s environmental awareness and engage children and youth in environmental issues worldwide.
The partnership agreement, renewed to run through 2010, lays down a basis for UNEP and Bayer to enlarge their long standing collaboration to bring successful initiatives to countries around the world and develop new youth programmes. Projects include: TUNZA Magazine, the International Children’s Painting Competition on the Environment, the Bayer Young Environmental Envoy in Partner ship with UNEP, the UNEP Tunza International Youth/Children’s Conference, youth environmental networks in Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America, North America and West Asia, the Asia-Pacific Eco-Minds forum, and a photo competition, ‘Ecology in Focus’, in Eastern Europe.
the UNEP magazine for youth.
UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME (UNEP)
PO Box 30552,
Tel (254 20) 7621 234
Fax (254 20) 7623 927
Telex 22068 UNEP KE
www.unep.org ISSN 1727-8902
Director of Publication Satinder Bindra
Editor Geoffrey Lean
Special Contributor Wondwosen Asnake
Youth Editors Karen Eng, Deborah Woolfson
Nairobi Coordinator Naomi Poulton
Head, UNEP’s Children and Youth Unit Theodore Oben
Circulation Manager Manyahleshal Kebede
Magazine Design Edward Cooper, Ecuador
Website Design Peoplegood