Danish Ambassador to China H.E. Friis Arne Petersen held a speech on Friday 17 August at the Youth Leadership Summit for Climate Champions. The Summit was arranged in cooperation between iLive2Lead and the National Development and Reform Commission.
The summit combined the important efforts towards the empowerment of women worldwide and towards increasing global climate awareness.
IL2L develops the next generation of women leaders through intensive leadership skills training, meetings with inspiring role models and continuing support from mentors and a social network of peers.
Together with National Development and Reform Commission iL2L held the summit in order to put in to focus, that sustainable solutions and economic growth are deeply interlinked.
Values, that Ambassador Petersen focused on is his speech:
“It is people like you, who hold the key to future solutions. You are young, globally minded, and committed to engaging in solutions to our common challenges.”
The Ambassador ended the summit by honouring the participants with their graduate certificates.