Project VOCAL: The Truth Behind Youths in The Decision-making Process

The Truth Behind Youths in the Decision-Making Process

Day & Date : Thursday, 25th February 2021
Time : 4.30 pm - 6 pm
Platform : Zoom

Program Description:

The second edition of Project VOCAL’s online capacity building program centers around climate negotiations and policy-making. Delve into the world of policy-making with these line-up of credible speakers who are climate-fluent and negotiation experts with over 20 years of work experience in the sustainability field combined.


In this session, you will learn about and be exposed to :


  • The role of youth in the decision-making process.
  • The truth behind the policy-making sphere and what youth can do from the bottom-up.
  • Tips on leveraging your voice for a bigger call to action.
  • The key in strategic partnership and meaningful collaboration with relevant stakeholders.


The program is designed to contain 2-way communications between the VOCALists and all speakers, hence, all VOCAList members will gain the opportunity to directly connect, engage, interact, and discuss with the speakers and contribute to the conversation. A fun section of games/quizzes/tasks will also be held during the session with mystery prizes to be won!

Our lineup for this event includes:


Muru Loganathan

Energy and Climate Change Advisor

British High Commission Kuala Lumpur


Emily Oi

Senior Analyst Policy Studies

Malaysian Green Technology and Climate Change Centre (MGTC)


Jasmin Irisha Jim Ilham

Climate and Environment Consultant

UNICEF Malaysia


Syaqil Suhaimi

Focal Point

Malaysian Youth Delegation (MYD)

Registration is FREE (only for Project VOCAL members) and you are cordially invited to participate in this program! Quick, seats are limited and on a first-come, first-serve basis.

How Can I Register?

  1. If you haven’t already, sign up to be a VOCAList first.
  2. If you are already a VOCAList, click the green “Register Here!” button below and fill in your details to sign up for this program.
  3. We will provide you with the relevant information to connect to the virtual platforms.
  4. Attend your session* and learn about the topic from our valued speakers!

* Note: This session requires a 1-2 hour commitment as there are virtual activities, speaking segments and fun prizes to be won, in addition to the opportunity to interact with the speakers. Any drop-out before the sessions needs to be informed to the committee at THREE (3) days before the session, so we can open the spot to the VOCAList in the waiting list.

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