The Environment

21 young people sue the US government for lack of action on climate change

This October, 21 young Americans will move forward with their lawsuit against the United States federal government.

Worried about the environment? Fear not: meet 5 entrepreneurs creating a sustainable world

On World Environment Day, lean how these OYW Ambassadors are taking action to reduce environmentally-damaging waste.

Could TODAY be our first Plastic-Free Day?

Danielle Crompton from the OYW Plastic-Free Working Group tells us more.

How One Young World drove me to create shoes that leave the right footprint

Luke Gibson: “We make seriously comfortable boat shoes and every pair purchased protects 1,000 square feet of endangered habitat around the world.”

It’s World Hunger Day: meet 5 women changing the way we think about food

Discover 5 women who are tackling food security, food waste and malnutrition head on.

 

You need to learn about the Eco-Clubs taking root in Paraguay

5 young leaders tackling Africa's droughts

Rebuilding the Friendly Islands in the wake of Tropical Cyclone Gita

The Brazilian Hunger Games-style competition shaking up sustainability education

Plastic waste: How you can make a difference

Learn how these OYW Ambassadors are using waste products for the benefit of society and the environment.