In Irkutsk will pass the first international youth leadership summit

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In the framework of the II Baikal environmental water forum for the first time in Russia will pass the international youth leadership summit, the press service of the government of Irkutsk region.

The second international Baikal environmental water forum (BMMF) will be held in Irkutsk on September 20-21. It will be attended by over 800 people from 30 countries, scientists, environmentalists, representatives of authorities and business, as well as members of youth movements.

«In the framework of BMMF solved first in Russia to hold an international youth leadership summit. According to its results in the format of resolutions will be developed proposals for inclusion in the outcome document, the Youth Declaration «Baikal dimension of sustainable development», — stated in the message.

At the forum, which was held in Irkutsk last fall, the Governor of Irkutsk region Sergey Levchenko has supported a project called «Baikal around the world.» At the initiative of the organizers of children from 25 States have drawn the attractions of their countries and wrote wishes to the lake. These drawings became the basis for the publication of the book, which BMMF 2018 will be awarded to the winners of the project – children from China and the United States. They will arrive to Irkutsk with their parents.

At the site of the «ECO-Generation» will be master classes, discussions, quest game, environmental lessons, intellectual and cognitive game. It is planned that the participants will be more than 500 students. In addition, on-site «movement of the Russian students» will present the all-Russian ecological contest «For a clean Baikal». The winners will become members of the Baikal expedition, which will take place in 2019.