The YFEL annual calendar of activities is carefully designed, enabling members to widen their knowle...

On the opening day of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES), the UN Secretary-General His Excellency Ban Ki-Moon addressed the members of the Young Future Energy Leaders (YFEL) program. During his address Ban Ki-Moon said: “You young future energy leaders can make a difference. Starting today, you have the talent and enthusiasm to turn vision into reality. Whatever your chosen career path, I encourage you to think sustainability.”

He added: “Engaging with the youth of today is a vital part of tackling the challenges of climate change. The Masdar Institute’s Young Future Energy Leaders will be the Heads of State, Professors and CEOs that will lead, develop and implement solutions in the renewable energy and sustainability space in the years to come. Listening to and nurturing these talented people now will ensure a more robust response to climate change.”