Want to meet ten teens that will change the world? According to the Alaska Youth for Environmental Action in this short video, these ten young people are taking steps today to protect and sustain their planet. In a place like Alaska, which has such a wealth of natural resources that are constantly being threatened, it is inspiring to see youth taking the initiative.
Around the world, young leaders are taking similar steps to learn about environmental issues and sustainable practices. The International Institute for Sustainable Development has a Sustainability Leadership Innovation Centre. The website shares stories from young leaders in Africa, Latin America and Canada. To read intern stories from all over the world, click here.
Are there any great youth environmental organizations that you are a part of in your country? Tell us about them!