the latest from the youth forum
What's new? Check out the latest news, statements and more from the Youth Forum.
Youth organisations welcome the commitment of the European Commission to an
increased ambition in putting forward the reduction target of 90% by 2040. However,
concerns arise regarding the level of target’s ambition, heavy reliance on technology to
achieve this target and ignoring the importance of addressing resource overconsumption.
As everyone tunes into COP28, it's not just another climate summit—it's our moment to shift the conversation and focus on issues that are usually left in the shadows. While we talk a lot about decarbonisation and green economies, there's a key part we’re missing from the puzzle: our consumption habits.
All We Need Is Less! 🌍🌟 We need to use less stuff and be kind to our planet! Dive into our journey to COP28 in Dubai, showing everyone how important it is to stop using too much and start protecting our world 🌿🌟
A coalition of international NGOs and academics respond to the European Commission with a fresh case for a post-growth Europe to realise a dignified life for all within planetary boundaries.
A coalition of international NGOs and academics is calling for a post-growth Europe. This open letter states the need to shift towards well-being cooperation, it suggests implementing post-growth European institutions and much more. Read the open letter down here!
How do you like your cup of tea? We like it green just as the COP27 should be. Is it really green though? The climate crisis is happening now and requires urgent action. But is limiting emissions going to be enough? Join us on our journey to COP27 and find out.