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9 February 2016

Daniel Voskoboynik, a member of the Young Friends of the Earth Europe core team for COP21, debunks the Paris Agreement in this inspiring and reflective article. This blog was originally posted by Daniel here

4 February 2016

Meaghan Carmody (Young Friends of the Earth Ireland) shares her personal reflections on the recent YFoEE Food and Agriculture Working Group meeting that was held in Berlin, Germany to coincide with the 'We're Fed up' march - demanding global food and agricultural justice. 

18 January 2016

Tina Andersen Vågenes from Natur og Ungdom (Young Friends of the Earth Norway) shares their group's story of local fight to save Norwegian fjords from mining waste. The Norwegian government approved the large scale disposal of mining waste in the Førde fjord in May. However, the fight is not over yet.   

22 December 2015

Marina is a young woman from Greece who is using art as a way of confronting and challenging injustices while creating the world that we know is possible. Her art can be viewed here.

Some of her previous work includes a beautiful mural in Lima, Peru, that she made together with Luka Tomac of Friends of the Earth Croatia during the UN climate talks in 2014, and which shows how climate change, dirty energy and extractivism are affecting people.

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.