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26 September 2017

See part one of this blogpost on the risks of glyphosate!

Awareness over the impacts of glyphosate on humans, animals and the environment has grown slowly, but steadily in the last two decades. By now a lot of organisations around the world campaign against the use of this ingredient in herbicides for agriculture and gardening. Moreover, many local or central governments around the world have taken steps to limit its use to various degrees (as well as some municipalities in the UK).

24 August 2017

To mark ten years of Young Friends of the Earth Europe, we spoke to some of the key people who've been involved since it started up in 2007.

From those who set it up and coordinated it from the start to the steering group members and volunteers who bring it to life, we're looking back at the actions, summer camps, workshops and fun that have made this network so special to so many people.

6 September 2017

Our agri-activism volunteers in Wales are getting stuck into campaigning against harmful agricultural practices. Costas Kaloudis tells us about why they are fighting the herbicide glyphosate in particular.

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.