Student climate action network is born

A new student climate action network started, with the help of ENO A new student network called ECO-nnect was launched today. They call students to join, discuss and share their climate action work. These students met in the World Summit of Students for Climate in Finland, 29 May -5 June 2019.  In the summit, students from 70…

WSSC 2019

World Summit of Students for Climate took place 29 May – 5 June in Finland. The summit was initiated and organised by ENO Schoolnet, in co-operation with the cities of Helsinki and Joensuu, municipality of Liperi, Ministry of Environment Finland and the Ministries for Forestry and Agriculture, for Education and for Foreign Affairs. The first…

Climate change, a burning challenge

Climate Science already old physics The impact of carbon dioxide on climate was invented already more than hundred years ago by a Nobel winning Swedish physicist Arrhenius. He could not imagine the magnitude of the current use of fossil fuels. The risk of man-made climate change was understood by the meteorologists in the 1960s and…

Tree planting with GreenStar in Indonesia

Greenstar® Hotel is a long-time partner for ENO. Now Greenstar helps schools to plant forests and pays the seedlings needed. Trees are planted especially in the regions most needed. The project will start in Indonesia this year. With Greenstar support, ENO Indonesia will plant a forest of two hectars in Cadika, Deli Serdang regency in…

WWSC 2019 Info site launched

We have now launched the info site for the participants of World Summit of Students for Climate. It covers information about all the practical things about the conference. The site has been developed by Siri, Alisa and Anton, three students at the University of Eastern Finland as a part of their practical work in their…

What do you want

What do you want I firmly embrace “one-planet prosperity”. Because the only alternative is “one-planet misery”. Currently we are at “one point seven planets prosperity for some” which is both ecologically and socially fragile. Here is what I mean with “one point seven planets”: humanity’s demand on the planet now exceeds by more than 70…

WSSC Launch Day 2 India

19 Jan 2019 After the announcement of WSSC in the embassy of Finland, CEO Mika Vanhanen was invited to visit Kamla Nehru Public School in Phaqwara, Punjab. A warm welcome by the school students, staff , Findoc, environmental organisation and partner organisations. Other guests represented the ongoing Miss Multinational finalists to take place simultaneously in…