Every Spark Matters – Every Act Counts


Act Now! is a biennial conference for schools, children, youth and stakeholders, organised by ENO Programme Association. In 2013 the focus was on water, in conjunction with the celebration of the international year of water. There were 2500 participants from 41 countries.

Act Now 2015 will focus on renewable energy. The conference will take place 7 - 11 Sep in the city of Joensuu, Finland. Joensuu is located next to the Russian border and about 400 km North-East from Helsinki.

In the main event  9-10 Sep, participants and partners arrange hands-on workshops according renewable energy. Workshops are various-sided and including games, drama, music etc. Other highlight is ENO Action Plan on Renewable energy that will be made during the conference and trees symbolizing these acts will be planted in Koli Peace Park.

Forests and tree planting will also be visible in the conference. In the Rio+20 Summit, ENO’s commitment of planting 100 million trees by 2017 was highlighted in the overall summary of commitments, out of 700 pledges. Representatives of ENO Green Cities Network and supporting ministries have been invited.

Welcome to Joensuu 7 - 11 Sep 2015!



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