Are you registered to vote in the next election? Are you excited to use your voice in the upcoming midterm election and beyond? We want to feature YOU in our #WeRiseWeVote social campaign to encourage and support young voters in the U.S. Elections!
Now through July 4th, send in your original artwork, inspired by the ocean and how you feel about plastic pollution - don't forget to include a straw!
The incredible youth leaders of Earth Guardians Bhutan planted 200 trees on Earth Day, commemorating people around the world in an act of solidarity. The participants jubilantly planted trees at the College of Natural Resources, covering 1.8 square kilometers with young saplings.
Earth Guardians Africa held its first academy last month in Bunso, Ghana at the University of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences. 114 students attended from eight institutions and other youth who have not previously attended school were also invited to join the academy.
Fifteen musical groups joined forces to raise awareness about climate change in Togo, part of an Earth Guardians concert and educational event. Earth Guardians Togo hosted the event, promoting Generation RYSE and the work of the Earth Guardians all around the world!
Earth Guardian New York leader and RYSE Youth Council member Aidan Ferris spoke up at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's meeting regarding the local Indian Point nuclear power plant. Aidan felt compelled to speak to represent her generation and those who follow.
Niti, an amazing Earth Guardian from Mumbai, India, shares with us her poetry about our incredible world and how we can make a difference to improve the environment.
Welcome aboard Fruita, Colorado, our newest Earth Guardians crew! These youth activists have already begun planning a trash clean-up, tree plantings, and a climate march.
Earth Guardians Germany showed speeches and performances during one of the festival's workshops, as well as getting pledge signatures for the Silence Into Action Campaign!
For Earth Day, Earth Guardians Brazil planted native crops in school gardens at Emeb Aura Soares in the tradition of Brazil's indigenous peoples. Pumpkins, corn, gourds, and sunflowers were among the plants that youth planted, and classes will follow the process to see these plants sprout and grow!
Our newest Earth Guardian chapter has just launched in Alabama! Joey shares with us why she has become an Earth Guardians leader:
RYSE Youth Council member Aji Piper and his brother Adonis performed at the Shell No! demonstration in Seattle opposing Shell's plans to begin exploratory drilling in the arctic.
Members of Earth Guardians Bhutan gave a presentation to an audience of over 400 eleventh and twelfth graders at the Ugyen Academy Higher Secondary School.
The Boulder crew skyped with Earth Guardians New Zealand and was honored to watch their amazing crew perform song and dance!