YEA 2018 Winners

YEA 2018 Winners   Congratulations to everybody who took part in this years Young Environmentalist Awards. See all of the images from the day here. This year’s YEA programme was our most successful to date, with over 4000 young people across Ireland engaged, 318 projects registered and 80 finalist groups taking part in the Showcase and Awards […]

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 […]