In October we held the 5
th regional meeting for the Inner Dimensions of Climate Change in partnership with Dharma Drum Mountain Buddhist Association. This time we brought young environmental leaders from throughout the Mediterranean and Middle East region to the beautiful island of Cyprus.
Young people joined from Lebanon, Turkey, Tunisia, Israel, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Palestine, Greece, Qatar, along with ecology activists from the international community. UNDP Regional Hub for Arab States sent their climate specialist Dr. Walid Ali, who is from Yemen. He offered a comprehensive overview of the impacts of climate change in the Middle East.