The CLIMATE CHAMPION 2008 programme is aimed at finding 20 young ‘Climate Champions’ from all over India who have what it takes to communicate about climate change in India.
The 20 Indian Climate Champions selected from all India will receive a citation and a prize which would include a collection of books, DVDs and an excursion weekend ‘Climate Camp’.
Out of the 20 Indian Climate Champions, the final 3 will get a chance to represent India at meetings in London, in March 2008, and in Kobe, Japan, in May 2008 where the Environment Ministers from the G8+5 countries are meeting to discuss climate change.
The competition is open between 1 January to 4 February 2008 only, to all young people aged between 16 and 18 as on 4 February 2008, who are permanent residents of India except employees of British Council and key partner organisations, families, agents and anyone professionally associated with this promotion. Closing date for receipt of entries is 4 February 2008