National service for the environment – what an army of young conservationists could achieve

The school climate strikes show that young people want to fight climate change, but their enthusiasm for collective action is largely untapped. A volunteer conservation army could mobilise their talent and passion by channelling it into work to restore ecosystems. The Green New Deal – endorsed by US Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and numerous presidential candidates […]

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Climate strikes: students around the world walk out to demand change – live

Hundreds of students have gathered outside Helsinki’s cathedral to protest Olli-Pekka Paasivirta ?? (@OPPaasivirta) So much people in Helsinki! #FridaysForFuture #ilmastolakko #climatestrike pic.twitter.com/FEvUSK0okO March 15, 2019 Meanwhile in Oulu, close to the Arctic Circle, a similar but smaller protest is taking place.   Kevin McGwin (@kevin_mcgwin) #FridaysForFuture comes to the (sub) #Arctic. In #Oulu ?? […]

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