The harmful effects of climate change are already upon us and worsening. There is time to act, but we must act now. The Brookings Institute states that investing in girls’ empowerment and education is one of the most effective ways we can combat global warming and reverse course. YOU are a part of the solution, and so in honor of Earth Day we are asking you:
There’s a chance to act now to avert the worst effects of climate change. Young people are leading the effort to push for innovative solutions. How are YOU using your voice to push for climate innovation in your family or your community?
We’ll select our three favorite videos that show and tell us how you are using your voices to push for climate innovation. The grand prize winner will receive a $1,000 prize, and the two runners up will each receive $250. And, we’ll share all of your videos to document the strength of your voices in protecting our planet!
Submissions open: April 22 — May 10, 2021 to girls ages 13 years or older
How to Enter
Step 1: Your Climate Innovations
Think of what climate innovations or innovators inspire you. What change would you like to see in your community and how are you advocating for it? Innovation could mean new technology, a new way of thinking, or traditional wisdom that may have been lost.
Step 2: Lights, Camera, Action!
Record a selfie video or upload an edited clip that answers the question: How are YOU using your voice to push for climate innovation in your family or your community? Be as specific as possible. Your video can be up to 4 minutes long.
Step 3: Make Your Mark
When you’re finished recording, you’ll be asked to fill out our entry form and upload your video. THANK YOU–you’ve added your voice to the Girls’ Voices community in a global effort to call for climate innovation.
You must be 13 years or older to be eligible to win.
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See What Girls Around the World Are Doing for the Planet:
Pretelata from , Bangladesh
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Alisha from Chitwan, NepalSince the present scenario of human induced climate change has worsen the constant pattern of environment,
It's our prime duty to save our mother planet! I have mentioned causes, effects and some soln for this emerging impacts of climate change along with my contribution towards it.
Angelou from Bataan, PhilippinesThis video provides the simple act of improving climate change starting in my community.
Monisha Binte Malek from ,
Nethmi from Sri Jayawardhanapura kotte, Sri LankaMy video is basically about how we can reduce the climate change in the world as individuals and as a big team. My video is more than 4 minutes. But for me everything in the video is important to hear. It would be great if i win the contest. But still I can share the video everywhere else to educate people.
maria from nahr ibrahim, lebanonRECYCLER DONATION is an environmental youth movement that offers a service in which
the country can dispose of their waste without it having to be landfilled anywhere while
supporting a cause: ABOLISHING POVERTY. Our service offers a feasible, even desirable,
alternative to traditional means of disposing of human waste. Its value added, a recycling option
that appeals to the growing environmental conscientiousness among consumers.
This project has several objectives. First of all, strengthen adaptability and resilience to climate
threats and natural disasters by promoting a greener lifestyle. Then, reduce the level of waste
production, preventing their formation, and the treatment of already generated waste. All of this
will be possible in accordance with the hierarchy of waste management methods, including
reducing, reusing, repurposing and recycling.
Bwalya from Lusaka , ZambiaIt's about how important trees are in our daily lives,how they make the climate positive and how beautiful it just is to be living in a beautiful climate with trees
Inshaal from Lahore, PakistanThe solely purpose is to share what I’ve done as an individual to safe Mother Earth from suffering is giving back it’s plants to it. The easiest yet effective way to help mitigate global warming
Jane from Livingstone, ZambiaMy video talks about some causes and solutions of climate change. We cant just complain and sit! Don't have money? Use your initiative, pick up bottles or something, sell to a company(it could be recycling), buy trees and plant, yes its that easy. Where theres a will there's a way, we can do this!❤
Neerisha from ,
Iftinan Rose from Bima, IndonesiaWe do not need to create big change one time. Often, making little changes will bring big impacts on society. We can start it by implementing SDG's valies in our everyday life such as bring our own bottle, using stainless straw, making ecobrick, and making crafts from plastics.
Polokeho from Maseru , LesothoHuman activity is the main cause of climate change so I can use my voice to change how my community approaches climate change for our better future as we are the leaders of tomorrow
Phalesy from Ndola, ZambiaThe negative effects of Climate change and how they can be reduced
Sovannou from Daunkeo, CambodiaOur world is evolving and many factors has been impacting on our climate. Without any action the future generation will be facing our damaged world with an unhealthy breathing. With just a small habit of using a reusable bag instead of plastic will also be a part of the change. We all must take action because the world belong me and to us!