New Green Skills & Green Steps courses starting late September

Green Skills The Accenture ‘Skills to Succeed’ programme is for unemployed young people aged 16 to 24 who live in Dublin and Galway. This 14 week full-time programme is finically supported by Accenture and is free for eligible participants. This course offers accredited FETAC level 5 certified environmental training in Sustainable Development and Work Experience […]

Young Environmentalist Awards Road show visiting towns all across Ireland!

Young Environmentalist Awards Road show now visiting towns all across Ireland  Make is location specific – giving examples of towns; This year ECO-UNESCO is calling on all young environmentalists to register now for ireland’s biggest youth eco-action programme! The 2016 ECO-UNESCO Young Environmentalist Awards registration is officially open and all interested groups can register now […]

Two ECO-UNESCO leaders are delegates in the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum in Paris

  Niamh Kelly – the official Irish nominee, nominated through ECO-UNESCO, and Conor O’Toole – who is the ECO-UNESCO nominee, are taking part in the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum in Paris between 26th and 28th October among 500 young citizens of the world.  Sustainable development is at stake and climate change issues are discussed through during […]

Youth for the Future: Environmental Youth Summit 2017-18

  {youtube}YIhmDYBoato|600|450|1{/youtube}   Youth for the Future: Environmental Youth Summit 2017-18     In Autumn 2017, ECO-UNESCO launched a new initiative that aimed to empower young people to engage with key policy makers and influence the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Environmental Youth Summit programme was an innovative 10 month initiative made […]

Registration deadline extended for the Young Environmentalist Awards 2018

ECO-UNESCO’s Young Environmentalist Awards (YEA) is an all-Ireland environmental awards programme that recognises and rewards young people who raise environmental awareness and improve the environment.    Since 1999, ECO-UNESCO has run the YEA programme to honour the work of young people to protect, conserve and enhance the environment through local environmental projects, making a difference […]