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12thJuly 2022

Holyrood Green Giant Awards 2022 – Get your nominations in by Monday 19th September!

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Youthlink Scotland news (12 July 2022) share information on Holyrood Green Giant Awards 2022. The different award categories celebrate the best within Scotland’s climate change movement. The Youth Champion Award focuses on the work of young people in galvanizing the climate change movement in Scotland. This award will recognise and [...]

17thMay 2022

Green employability for young people in Scotland

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My Climate Path provides a wide range of opportunities for young people to demonstrate the legacy that COP26 will bring them and their future careers in green and circular roles across all industries. Check out the opportunities listed under My Climate Path initiatives. This includes Wee Forest programmes supported by NatureScot.

12thMay 2022

Green employability: What types of skills are needed in the climate sector?

12.05.22|Categories: Events, Training|Tags: , , , , , |

This YouthLink Scotland 90-minute webinar will take a look at some of the different skills that are needed in green industries. It will feature guest speakers who are young people working in climate-related jobs, as well as focusing on how youth workers can support young people to improve their green [...]

10thMay 2022

Prescribing green health

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Greenspace Scotland May 2022 bulletin shares information about Green Health Week which takes place from 14-22 May. Green Health Week is part of NatureScot’s Our Natural Health Service initiative highlighting that everyone, regardless of age, ability or other circumstances, should be able to access Scotland’s fantastic natural environment and in [...]

21stDecember 2021

Skills needed for jobs in Scotland’s nature-based sector – conference report

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The Scotsman has shared this Sustainable Scotland conference report: What is needed for a nature-based green economy (30 November 2021). At this event, Claudia Rowse, head of sustainability at NatureScot, warned that the existing nature-based workforce was “insufficient in capacity, skills and training” to help tackle the climate crisis and [...]

9thDecember 2021

Skills needed for jobs in Scotland’s nature-based sector – conference report

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This Sustainable Scotland conference report: What is needed for a nature-based green economy article is published by The Scotsman (30 November 2021). It features Claudia Rowse, head of sustainability at NatureScot who addresses how we should tackle the climate crisis and support green economic recovery.  She notes that that the [...]