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21 July 2016

Over 80 young people from across Scotland and Europe are protesting in Aberdeen this morning outside the offices of the UK's main oil and gas lobby, demanding an end to the huge subsidies for North Sea oil and gas. [1]

Young Friends of the Earth Europe activists are calling on the UK government to scrap the tax cuts and subsidies that underpin the exploration and development of new oil and gas reserves.

23 July 2016

Keep Calm and Protest

At the Young Friends of the Earth Europe summer camp in Scotland, Deivi from Estonia shares her experiences from her first time planning and participating in a protest...
Leaning towards a birch tree, The Life Correspondent takes the most of the sunny moments in Scotland. Another country under my feet and different kind of landscape in sight, this time I'm out in nature.

12 July 2016

The last blog from Elena and Lili, as they pass the bio-baton on to Janny and Josie at Caerhys farm.


Sadly, as I write this, it is already the end of our fantastic six weeks together in Wales. We are both extremely grateful to have had the opportunity to be there, helping Friends of the Earth and Gerald Miles as agri-activists for a short while.

Young Friends of the Earth Europe is a grassroots network of young people and youth organisations working collectively for social and environmental justice on a local, national and European level. We organise events and inspire young people to take action on issues ranging from climate change, food and agriculture and education for sustainability – to ensure the voices of young people are heard in Europe and beyond.