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Green Schools Project

Green Schools Project helps schools to support young people to lead environmental projects such as energy saving and encouraging walking to school, helping to inspire their school and community to go green. It involves them in social action, building their leadership, communication and teamwork skills as well as their confidence and wellbeing.

Application deadline: 
Wednesday, 3 July 2019

The conference, held at UCL, is designed to allow young people to change the debate in their schools and local communities. Green Schools Project, School 21, and WE will bring together 200 young people aged 9-17 from 10 schools, academics, climate scientists and politicians to discuss what is required from the education sector to respond to the climate crisis.

As a volunteer at our conference, you will be contributing to fuelling the motivation of young people to address the climate crisis. You will also have the opportunity to sit in on lectures by leading climate scientists, experts and politicians.

The day will be energising and a great way to develop your schools. Photographs taken will be displayed on our website and on social media.

Role Aim: 



Green Schools Project are looking for students with experience in photography to photograph our climate conference: Change the Debate.

Skills needed: 




UCL, Christopher Ingold Building, 20 Gordon Street, London, WC1H 0AJ
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Once you’ve registered interest in this volunteering role, we’ll send your name and UCL email address to the organisation for their records. You’ll also receive information about the next steps to take if you do wish to take things forward. The organisation has signed up to our code of standards, which includes a commitment to protecting your data. We won’t share your information with anyone unless you’ve given explicit consent to. We’ll also retain your details so we can follow up to see how you’re getting on with your volunteering and offer support if necessary. We take good care of your data – you can see full details here