Category: Youth and Climate Crisis

Qualification Offensive for Climate Protection

A Proposal concerning the European Youth Guarantee 1. Youth for a sustainable future The climate crisis does not allow a postponement of action. When the tipping points towards selfreinforcing global warming are approaching, rapid and drastic measures are called for. Not at some point or other, but here and now. Climate protection requires commitment, but …

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Youths working for a sustainable Europe – How to improve the European Youth Guarantee

Young energy consultants in a small Andalusian town / Junge Energieberater*innen in einer andalusischen Kleinstadt

For more than 10 years now, an unacceptable number of young Europeans are unemployed. Many of them are hindered to practise the profession for which they have been trained and find themselves either locked out of paid work or employed only short time under poor working conditions. Young people in southern Europe are most severely …

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Young energy experts working for climate-friendly schools

Young energy consultants in a small Andalusian town / Junge Energieberater*innen in einer andalusischen Kleinstadt

Under the title Young energy experts working for climate-friendly schools… … a project is now starting in Greece and in Southern Spain. Unemployed young people, who have a basic training in “energy”, will  do research in schools in their villages to see if and how the climatic conditions in them can be improved, with low …

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With new energy against youth unemployment – a study in Spain and Greece (short version)

Youth unemployment, especially in southern European countries, remains unbearably high. At the same time, just there the opportunities for a climate-friendly transformation of energy systems are very promising. The conditions there are excellent for the use of sun and often ideal for the use of wind. There is considerable scope for efficient and economical energy …

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How to Reduce Youth Unemployment by Fighting Climate Change (long version)

A Study in Greece and Southern Spain The following study is a result of the project “Zukunftschancen Energiewende und Klimaschutz” (ZEWKlima), realised in Winter 2017/18. It was financed by the European Climate Initiative (EUKI). EUKI is a project financing instrument by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU).[1]  The project …

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