5thJanuary 2023

Future is bright for young environmentalists

05.01.23|Categories: Miscellaneous, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , |

This Field Studies Council post (21 December 2022) reports on the Our Bright Future programme, co-ordinated by The Wildlife Trusts. This lottery-funded programme has concluded that confidence, mental health and employment skills were all improved in the 128,000 young people who took part. Check out the video featuring some young [...]

30thNovember 2022

Leading young people towards environmental action – GEO-6 for Youth

30.11.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

Are you a young person interested in developing your skills and understanding of environmental issues? GEO-6 for Youth (UNEP) is a one-stop-shop for a young person to: understand the state of the environment what they can do every day to drive markets to adopt environmentally sustainable products and services learn [...]

22ndNovember 2022

Discover Green Jobs for Nature

22.11.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Interested in working in a nature-related role, either as your first job or changing your career pathway?  Check out the new Green Jobs for Nature website! This website is packed with useful information about what a green job for nature is, how to get one, and who you can work [...]

30thAugust 2022

The barriers to new entrants interested in agroecological farming and landwork careers

30.08.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , , |

A new report has been announced (19 August 2022) on ‘The Attraction of Agroecology and the barriers faced by new entrants pursuing agroecological farming and landwork’. The recommendations include the need to build skills and knowledge by incorporating agroecological farming and food production into school curriculums and careers advice.