Category People

Discussing Energy from the gender perspective in Baku

157 young people came together in Baku to discuss challenges in the energy sector of the oil-reach Azerbaijan. During the EYP National Selection Conference that took place between 21-24 March, energy issues have been handled from different perspectives like economic diversity, R&D, international cooperation and affairs or agriculture. We asked Rasim Khankishiyev from EYP Azerbaijan about his impressions of moderating discussions held at the Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality (FEMM) that focused on the topic below:

Although women receive equal legal, educational, and political opportunities in the governmental structures, only a small fraction of women in Azerbaijan are involved in the oil industry...

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How organising EYP International Session can help you grow as a person

The Mercator Foundation and the innogy Stiftung für Energie und Gesellschaft are giving EYP extra space for knowledge exchange, innovation and sustainable development. For example, project managers of past and upcoming International Sessions got the opportunity to meet each other in Berlin in February. Find out some of the new ideas they are planning to implement in their sessions!

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Join the Alumni Network Steering Group!

We are happy to announce the call for all who would like to join the Alumni Steering Group! If you have finished your active EYP career and have some ideas on what the alumni network can do for current EYPers or how to improve and strengthen the community feeling and exchange among alumni EYPers, let us know via this link:

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