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21 March 2014

Here is an interesting article on the very interconnected gender and climate justice issues witten by Emma Jayne Geraghty, a member of Young Friends of the Earth Ireland.

20 March 2014

The answer is no, but they sure have some great skills when it comes to taking pictures of delicious meat-free food!

The Young Friends of the Earth Europe food and agriculture working group showed that going vegetarian not only reduces your carbon footprint in terms of water and other resources, saves animals, contributes to wellbeing, and tastes great! And don't forget! Today is – what a coincidence – International Earth Day!

28 February 2014

Fatima Monji reflected on the recent Young Friends of the Earth Europe Food and Agriculture working group (FAWG) meeting which took place in Vienna, Austria from 13th to 16th February. Fatima is a Boardmember of FoodForward at Jongeren Milieu Actief (JMA) /Young Friends of the Earth Netherlands. In her own style, she shared her personal experience of the event.


Young Friends of the Earth Europe is a grassroots network of young people and youth organisations working collectively for social and environmental justice on a local, national and European level. We organise events and inspire young people to take action, on issues ranging from climate change, food and agriculture and education for sustainability – to ensure the voices of young people are heard in Europe and beyond.