Participants

The 50 young people who attended the International Youth Forum 2008 came from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Europe. They had been selected through an application process. Find out more about their backgrounds and motivation and about the protected areas in their region in their portraits below.
See the country profiles if you want to find out more about the countries the participants came from.

Portraits of the participants

Benin

Bolivia

Brazil

Chile

China

Czech Republic

Germany

Madagascar

Mauritania

Mexico

Mongolia

Namibia

Russia

Uzbekistan

Venezuela

Viet Nam