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Youth Climate Movement

Be a Somebody

Ari Nessel | Posted 04.26.2015 | Impact
Ari Nessel

The environmental issues that we face as a global community are seemingly insurmountable, and the statistics about the impact and pace of climate change are alarming. However, people like Amira, Truth, Ronnie and Tyshane are somebodies who are doing something.

American and Chinese Youth Take Diplomacy Into Their Own Hands At Lima COP 20

Ben Jervey | Posted 02.11.2015 | Green
Ben Jervey

Presidents Obama and Xi have finally shown that the two big polluters can sit down together and produce some kind of climate accord. Their young citizens have stepped up in Lima and shown the leaders how ambitious diplomacy can work.

The Youth Climate Movement's Global New Media Push for Survival

Kyle Cassidy | Posted 04.12.2013 | Green
Kyle Cassidy

In March 2009 twenty-two-year-old college student Shadia Wood stood in front of a white board, sketching ideas for a project she believes may one day ...

Young People Across South Asia Come Together To Prepare For The COP16 Climate Negotiations In Cancun, Mexico

Heather Box | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Heather Box

Vositha Wijenayake rushed through the crowds and across the platform to make the 10:30am Saturday train to Galle, Sri Lanka. She was headed south fro...

Youth Leaders Talk Truth to Power in Copenhagen

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

"I was born in 1992, the year you started negotiating. My home island is now in danger of disappearing. You have been negotiating my entire life. We need action now," said a delegate from the Solomon Islands.