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26thJuly 2022

Young people in governance roles: Involving young people in decision making to tackle the climate emergency – 16 August 2022

26.07.22|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , |

Join Youthlink Scotland from 5pm to 6.30pm on 16 August for this 90 minute webinar. Explore what youth governance is and why it is important for young people’s voices to be heard in policy and decision-making processes, within the context of tackling the climate emergency. The event is open to [...]

16thJune 2022

Work Experience in the Forth area

16.06.22|Categories: Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , , , |

The latest TCV bulletin has shared this volunteer opportunity. Are you aged 18-25 and living, working or studying in the Forth area? Do you have opinions about what is important to your community and a curiosity to learn from and lead other young people? Climate FORTH are looking for volunteer [...]

10thMay 2022

Co-creating a Fair & Green Future with Young People: LfS in Action, 12 May 4pm

10.05.22|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , , |

Learning for Sustainability Scotland offer a interactive webinar in partnership with Youthlink Scotland on 12 May 4-5pm. This explores how to work with young people to envision and co-create a sustainable future in their own communities, and to become active change agents. Join to explore how to Co-create a Fair [...]

7thApril 2022

Naturescot Youth Survey Report published

07.04.22|Categories: Research, Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

NatureScot has published the Youth Survey Report on the NatureScot website. The survey asked questions regarding what a nature-rich Scotland looks like to young people, their ability to contribute to this vision, what the barriers are to achieving this, and how NatureScot could help overcome these barriers. The report includes [...]

24thMarch 2022

Re:Green in the Highlands

24.03.22|Categories: Events, Funding|Tags: , , , , , |

Re:Green is a conservation and youth leadership programme for 18-24-year olds taking place in remote areas of the Scottish Highlands on 2 and 4 week placements. Young people will help restore Scottish Rainforest, get a crash course on climate campaigning, and take on some of the UK’s most challenging and [...]

21stDecember 2021

Funding for youth projects

21.12.21|Categories: Funding|Tags: , , , , , |

A new fund worth £15,000 has been established to support projects that promote young people’s connection to nature and community, and inspire environmental awareness to address biodiversity loss and climate change. The Cairngorms Youth Local Action Group (Youth LAG), a sub group of the Cairngorms Trust, is responsible for the [...]