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Raf and magnet fishing findings, operation helped by the City of Paris project “In my Street”
#Youth

Raf Sur Seine

Raphaël, 10 years old, has decided to participate in the cleaning of the Seine. He fishes with a magnet and a grappling hook. With the will to sensitize a maximum of citizens.

Harvesting lemna

MicroTERRA

To help fish farmers address economic and sustainability challenges, three young women are studying lemna, an aquatic plant that cleans water and offers a new source of income.

Estaca student members of the Green Turtle project 2020/2021
#Youth

Green Turtle

To fight against ocean pollution and clean up ports, a group of students have come up with a beautiful technology inspired by nature. These engineering students have designed Green Turtle, a turtle robot that tracks plastic waste.

Conservation education programme workshop
#Africa #Women #Youth

Community-Level Practical Conservation Education

To actively support conservation actions carried out by communities, the Impact Madagascar team created an environmental education programme that provides practical, long-term solutions and skills.

Dogsled travelling
#Youth

Greenlandia

To incite action for the climate and re-establish the lost connection between people and nature, Vincent Hilaire set up the Greenlandia Project. Through the testimonials of inhabitants of the Inuit settlement of Ittoqqortoormiit, the team is exploring how we can better adapt to the climate.

Illustration to call translators to join Climate Cardinals
#Women #Youth

Climate Cardinals

Is information about climate change available to all? During a school trip to Iran, 18-year-old Sophia Kianni realised that this isn’t necessarily the case. And so, she created Climate Cardinals to source and translate climate information in 100+ languages.

10 at 10 For The Planet forum visual
#Youth

10 at 10 For The Planet

What if we all met for 10 minutes at 10am for the planet? This is exactly the idea behind the online forum 10 at 10 For The Planet, launched by Guillaume Chevallier, a teacher at the Franco-German Lycée in Freiburg.

Instrumentation of Quebrada Dalí micro watersheds
#Youth

Lisbran, a living lab for research and education

What effects are climate variability and change having on our ecosystems? To find out, Juan Mauricio Castaño Rojas, associate professor at Colombia’s Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira, set up a dedicated research centre to explore and forecast impacts on water regulation and biodiversity.

Eevie app climate guide demo
#Women #Youth

eevie

What exactly can we do to fight global warming? Where do we start? To help provide practical answers, Antonius Willms and Lennart Paar decided to create the Eevie app to drive engagement through gamification.

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