Travel, Pollution & Waste - Becoming and environmental leader

Becoming an environmental leader 

With Friends of the Earth & SOS UK 

 

Session for secondary schools

 

An introduction to community organising; a way to make meaningful change in your community for people and the environment! Hear the stories from other students who organised community campaigns in their colleges, and in some cases won! You will also be introduced to the key principles of community organising including; building power, meeting leaders and negotiating.

Speakers: Delivered by members the My World My Home team, alongside some of our brilliant My World My Home alumni! #

 

Organisation: My World My Home is a environmental leadership project for young people in Further Education (16-25), delivered by Friends of the Earth in partnership with Students Organising for Sustainability UK (SOS- UK). Through the project, students are coached through community organising principles to create and lead their own environmental campaigns in their college communities! 

 

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11-14+ years old
Tags:
Youth Climate Summit
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Tuesday

This resource helps support the below Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
For more information on the full set of SDGs, please see our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Take urgent action to combat climate change by regulating emissions and promoting developments in renewable energy.

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Youth Climate Summit 

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