Five alumni Fellows participated as delegates at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP16) in Cancun, Mexico in December 2010. They joined over 6,000 delegates from around the world in discussing how to address global climate change. The weekend before COP16 commenced, the GOJoven delegation presented on two panels at the 6th annual Conference of Youth (COY6) in Cancun where they shared their leadership experience in adolescent sexual and reproductive health (ASRH) throughout Quintana Roo and communicated the connections ASRH has with the environment. Learn more: amplifyyourvoice.org
- Adriana VarillasAdriana Varillas was 28 when selected as a GOJoven Fellow and was a writer for the La Voz del Caribe newspaper, based in Cancun, with a circulation extending throughout the northern part of Quintana Roo. She specializes in writing about the environment, but also covers gender, human rights, politics...