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The team stands in front of some sustainable infrastructure being built
#Women #Youth

Retrak

Young Mexicans are developing construction projects with a social and environmental impact. They have conceived a recyclable and sustainable building material based on Tetrapak.

School children learn about planting
#Youth

Earth Warriors Global

Two young women have created a free school pilot offering a comprehensive climate education program. Adaptable anywhere in the world and 100% sustainable.

 

#Women #Youth

Education for Sustainability in the Brazilian Rainforest

« If we raise a new generation of environmental leaders, committed to care for the forests, we all win ». In Iracambi, education is at the heart of the project of a community of citizens from all over the world.

Teaching urban youth about ecology and the climate crisis
#Women #Youth

School of Eco Diplomacy

In Indonesia, on the border of the tropical forest and marine ecosystems, a training program in eco-diplomacy is offered to young people. Its objective: to understand and become an actor of social and ecological change.

A class of children discover the Cuc Phuong Education Centre
#Women #Youth

Innovative conservation education – Vietnam’s first Carnivore and Pangolin Education Centre

Save Vietnam’s Wildlife has created the first immersive carnivore and pangolin education centre in Vietnam. A unique place open to the public to explore and learn about wildlife conservation.

#Women #Youth

Blue Schools

“Sadly, even if we held a beach cleanup every day on every beach around the world it still wouldn’t be enough to cleanup the Ocean. Education is a vital part of a multi-pronged approach to ecological restoration.” That’s why the Ocean Blue team created Blue Schools in 2021.

Women undertaking waste management
#Women #Youth

TIP Sessions

How do we really change behaviour? In India, a citizens’ group, is using its expertise in human-centred design, a Design Thinking approach, to address local problems and create impactful solutions. Climate change should not remain an abstract concept!

Children behind a street lamp installed and recycled by Liter of Light
#Women #Youth

Liter of Light

Anyone can become a solar engineer! With simple technology, Liter of Light brings high quality solar lighting to people with limited or no access to electricity.

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