Next Generation Fellows Lead
Inés Yábar is a young activist from Peru who’s been actively working towards a more sustainable future since she was 15. She serves as Lead of the UN Foundation Next Generation Fellows program. Inés is currently the Global Youth Power Manager for Restless Development helping young people achieve a more just and sustainable world and sits on the leadership team. In 2021, she led the Youth Power Hacks helping young people find solutions to the issues in their communities. She was a part of the Peruvian delegation in COP25 following the topic of deforestation and represented the Missing Majority at COP26. Inés is also a Global Shaper (Lima Hub), a Plastic Action Champion and sits on the Global Plastic Action Partnership Advisory committee.