“Why I Am A Young Environmentalist? Because I care.” By Gemma Williams

Why I Am A Young Environmentalist? Because I care. In recent years, I have become increasingly conscious of the fragile nature of the world around me. I’ve become more globally aware of current affairs and the problems the world faces. Two of the main contributors to this fragility being global warming and climate change. The […]

I’m a young environmentalist by Alice McGrath

I have read at length about the issues which currently face our world and society in relation to climate change. I have acquainted myself with the expert analyses of scientists on the matter and with the stories of real humans who suffer as a result of the crisis. After reflecting on all that I’ve read, […]

People’s Choice Awards! VOTE HERE

Choose your favourite project, voting closes at midnight on May 18th.  Take note of the registration number of your favourite project – you’ll need it to vote! VOTE HERE: https://bit.ly/2Z0VNlO

Mentor of the Year Award! – Please vote!

Mentor of the Year Award! – Please vote! VOTE HERE: https://bit.ly/2Lvrpb6 YEA Mentors – please forward this to all your groups if you can (we understand this is not always possible) YEA Participants – if you are receiving this email, please send this to all your group Please note the link to vote is also […]

Be a media host @ECO WEEK 2020

The ECO WEEK 20202 is a week full of online events as workshops, talks, podcasts, competitions, challenges, and more! Are you interested in the Fashion Industry? 👖 👗 🩳 Fancy yourself as a media host? 📺 📷 You can be a co-host for our workshop “Becoming a Fashion Activist” with Carrie Ann Moran, the coordinator […]

Why I am a Young Environmentalist

By Lauren Abraham I am a young environmentalist because I want to make a positive difference to the earth. I worry about what lies ahead for our planet. Future generations will have to deal with the consequences of the choices that we are making today. Although I don’t consider myself a tree hugger, I do […]

COVID-19 Update

ECO-UNESCO is following all Government advice in relation to Covid-19. All ECO-UNESCO groups & clubs are suspended until further notification from the Irish government . We will be communicating with groups about online meet ups and other non-face-to-face arrangements. ECO-UNESCO’s Young Environmentalist Awards ECO-Dens are postponed. See more info below. The Taoiseach has announced the […]

ECO-UNESCO is announced as one of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Champions 2019

12 leaders’ organizations chosen to contribute and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.   The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Richard Bruton T.D. announced the first Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Champions. ECO-UNESCO was one of the twelve appointed organisations across all aspects of society to drive forward Ireland’s progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals […]