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Youth Energy Academy

Capacity Building Programme in South and Southeast Asia

KAS RECAP, the Sustainable Youth Energy Network and the Regional Resource Centre for Asia and Pacific at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand will organize a Youth Energy Academy on 10-16 October 2022. It aims to raise awareness, engage and train young people in Asia to develop sustainable energy projects.

Details

In the one-week training, a series of online seminars and offline workshops will be conducted by climate change and energy experts and scholars from Europe and Asia-Pacific. Participants explore and discuss a wide range of energy-related issues such as access to energy, renewable energy, energy efficiency, energy security, electricity market development, investment and etc.

In addition to the theoretical parts, professional trainers will share their practical experience in engaging local communities in clean energy initiatives. Participants learn how various types of solar systems technically function. They will be guided to design and build solar power applications including box ovens, parabolic ovens, dryers, sound systems, charging stations, power banks and water pumps with recycle materials. The final products will be used in local farms and university campus.

Open for applications before 22 August 2022: https://www.climatechange.rrcap.ait.asia/yea2022

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Venue

Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand

Speakers

  • Professors from AIT
    • Yunus Thailand
    • Sustainable Energy Youth Network (SEYN)
Contact

Dr. Christian Hübner

Dr

Head of the Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change Asia-Pacific

christian.huebner@kas.de +852 28822245