29 October 2019

For three days in September, Ungdom NOAH/Young Friends of the Earth Denmark toured the north of Jutland to inform people about food sovereignty.

The group of activists joined the 'Aalborg bæredygtighedsfestival' festival, where 500 local people passed through their 'food sovereignty booth' and debated how we secure rights, health, biodiversity and climate in our future food system. Participants have competed to win badges stating "I know what food sovereignty is" and local fruit and vegetables.

8 October 2019

Across Europe, thousands of people took action for #GoodFoodGoodFarming last month. Here's what Young Friends of the Earth Ireland got up to.

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This month we are celebrating the Good Food Good Farming Days of Action as part of our Growing Together project by championing the changemakers who are shaping a fairer food system here in Ireland.

8 October 2019

As summer turned to autumn, young people from the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland came together for three days on a farm on the
border of the north and south to build skills, knowledge and solidarity with farmers in the face of Brexit.

The Growing Together project brought the Friends of the Earth Ireland and Northern Ireland teams together to host a solidarity building farm residential at the family farm of Young Friends of the Ireland member, V'cenza Cirefice and her family in Newry, County Down.

26 September 2019

In August, YFoEE and BUNDjugend (Young Friends of the Earth Germany) organised Camp for [Future], a climate camp in the coal-mining region in the west of Germany. This event became a huge gathering of young activists from all Europe, where they participated and ran many workshops and activities related to the social and environmental justice movement. We asked some of them about the global climate strikes, and reflections on their environmental activism.

 

26 September 2019

In August, YFoEE and Bundjugend (Young Friends of the Earth Germany) organised Camp For Future, a climate camp in the coal-mining region in the west of Germany. This event became a huge gathering of young activists from all Europe, where they participated and ran many workshops and activities related to the social and environmental justice movement. We asked some of them about the global climate strikes, and reflections on their environmental activism.

 

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