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11 December 2018

The first steps towards an intersectional approach to our work began in 2015, when YFoEE activists identified several barriers to active engagement with our network and with wider social movements, including financial, unemployment labels, racism, patriarchal practices.

12 December 2018

The training "Transformative education tools and accessible communication to frame food sovereignty" took place from the 9th to the 12th of November 2018 in Makvärket (Denmark), near Copenhagen.

This European training gathered 20 participants from 6 European countries (Austria, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Ireland, Malta) and aimed to equip young people for engaging with rural (youth) communities on issues of food sovereignty.

6 December 2018

On 27-28th of October, Young FoE groups accross Europe got involved and organised food tastings, debates, movie screenings, cooking and seed bombing workshops... All these actions were targeted on bringing local people together (consumers and farmers, young and old), and provoking the discussion on the failures of our current food system as well as how to create a better one for tomorrow. Here are some stories from our national groups.

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.