Asia Pacific Youth Forum 2016 (#APYF2016) -- Call for Applications

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is organizing the ‘Asia Pacific Youth Forum 2016 (#APYF2016): Youth and Mountains in the Sustainable Development Goals’, in Kathmandu, Nepal from 27 to 30 September 2016.The event will bring together young professionals, including scientists, early career professionals, young politicians, and youth initiative leaders from the region, and will develop their knowledge on mountains and climate change issues with a focus on the role of youth in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).This forum is made possible with support from the Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation (SDC) under its Sustainable Mountain Development for Global Collaboration (SMD4GC) programme.A detailed overview of the youth forum, guidelines for applications and eligibility criteria is available on ICIMOD’s website at: applicants may apply for the forum using the online application form available at: If you have problems in submitting the form or have questions specific to the forum, please write to