The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) 22nd Conference of Parties (COP 22) will lay the groundwork for the Paris Agreement. Eight students from diverse geographic regions and institutions will be sent to serve as ACS Delegates at the UNFCCC COP 22 in Morocco. COP 22 offers these students an international platform to promote climate change literacy and education among college and university students along with the general public. The United Nations will accredit a maximum of four ACS students to attend each week of the convention; four students will attend week one, four students will attend week two. For more information, please visit the website below.

Agencies Involved: The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), American Chemical Society

Key Dates: The application deadline is June 15; the conference takes place November 7-18, 2016

http://faculty.ycp.edu/~gfoy/COP22App.htm