environment

24thAugust 2022

Volunteering journeys: growing the youth volunteering generation

24.08.22|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , , |

This research report (Carregha, Tania et al., Institute for Community Studies, 2022) can be found here. The report: explores young people's perceptions and experiences of volunteering, and ways to increase levels of volunteering by young people. outlines the background to the study, where the 'volunteering journey' is intended to encapsulate [...]

2ndAugust 2022

Big Seaweed Search

02.08.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

Join this Natural History Museum Citizen Science seaweed project to monitor the effects of environmental change on Britain's sea life.  Explore the seashore and record the seaweeds that you find there, at any time of year.

26thJuly 2022

Our Rights, Our Planet Online Training

26.07.22|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , , , |

On 12 July 2022, Articolo12, Children’s Environmental Rights Initiative (CERI), Terre des Hommes (TdH) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) launched “Our Rights, Our Planet”. This offers free training for young people to learn about and stand up for their environmental rights! The training is available online and offline. [...]

12thJuly 2022

2022 Young Reporters Winners Announced

12.07.22|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , |

Eco-Schools have congratulated four 2022 Young Reporters for the Environment Winners!  The following entries have been chosen as Scottish winners: Best Article (11-14 years) - F Gibb, Stirling High School: How Sustainable is F1? Best Article (15-18 years) - N Kirk, Clydeview Academy: Failing Our Future Best Video (11-14 years) - Mrs Sim's P7 [...]

12thJuly 2022

2022 Young Reporters Winners Announced

12.07.22|Categories: Events, Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , |

Eco-Schools have congratulated four 2022 Young Reporters for the Environment Winners!  The following entries have been chosen as Scottish winners: Best Article (11-14 years) - F Gibb, Stirling High School: How Sustainable is F1? Best Article (15-18 years) - N Kirk, Clydeview Academy: Failing Our Future Best Video (11-14 years) - Mrs Sim's P7 [...]

1stJune 2022

Bright Green Future – now recruiting!

01.06.22|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , , |

Bright Green Future (BGF) is a free UK-wide environmental leadership and empowerment programme for 16-19-year-olds. The Bright Green Future team are recruiting their next BGF cohort. The programme is open to 16-19-year-olds from across the UK and aims to inspire and empower young people to be changemakers and create a [...]