YRE News / Nov 20, 2018

What does diversity have to do with climate change?

This is a guest blog by Abhayjeet Singh Sachal, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Break The Divide Foundation and Grade 12 Student at Seaquam Secondary…Read More


YRE News / Nov 13, 2018

What I learned at the NAAEE Conference? We need to talk about climate change.

This is a guest blog by Megan Nguyen, a student at Seaquam Secondary School in Delta BC, who placed second in our Young Reporters…Read More


YRE News / Nov 20, 2017

Young Reporter on Assignment at COP23: Final Recap

This is a guest blog by Allison Gacad, an undergraduate student at the University of British Columbia, and an alumnus of Environmental Defence’s Young…Read More


YRE News / Nov 16, 2017

Young Reporter on Assignment at COP23: Recap of Day 2

This is a guest blog by Allison Gacad, an undergraduate student at the University of British Columbia, and an alumnus of Environmental Defence’s Young…Read More


YRE News / Nov 15, 2017

Young Reporter on assignment at COP23: Recap of Day 1

This is a guest blog by Allison Gacad, an undergraduate student at the University of British Columbia, and an alumnus of Environmental Defence’s Young…Read More


YRE News / Nov 13, 2017

Young Reporter on Special Assignment at the UN Climate Change Conference

This is a guest blog by Allison Gacad, an undergraduate student at the University of British Columbia, and an alumnus of Environmental Defence’s Young…Read More


YRE News / Oct 05, 2017

Ready, set, investigate! National competition invites Canadian youth to share local plastic pollution solutions

Hey, students! The world has a big plastic pollution problem on its hands. And there’s a creative way for you to be part of…Read More


YRE News / Sep 20, 2017

Read all about it! Young Reporters interview David Suzuki, Elizabeth May and more at an international conference

Some of our Young Reporters for the Environment practiced their reporting skills during the recent World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC). The conference, which brought…Read More


YRE News / Dec 08, 2016

Film club motivates students to be a voice for the environment

Between class, homework, and tests, it can be difficult for students to find the time to do something they love.  For many students, school…Read More


YRE News / Nov 16, 2016

How YRE Canada inspires students inside and outside of the classroom

As the poet Robert Frost once said: “I’m not a teacher but an awakener.” Teachers do more than just teach subjects like math, English,…Read More