April 2011 / GREEN

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  • Economische pijler (prosperity): boeren krijgen eerlijke prijs. Sociale pijler (people): boeren werken in goede omstandigheden, er worden veiligheidsmaatregelen genomen. Ecologische pijler (planet): boeren krijgen vorming over hoe ze ecologisch kunnen telen (zonder pesticiden). duurzaam = evenwicht tussen de pijlers Economische pijler (prosperity): boeren krijgen eerlijke prijs. Sociale pijler (people): boeren werken in goede omstandigheden, er worden veiligheidsmaatregelen genomen. Ecologische pijler (planet): boeren krijgen vorming over hoe ze ecologisch kunnen telen (zonder pesticiden). duurzaam = evenwicht tussen de pijlers
  • April 2011 / GREEN

    1. 1. Presentation GREEN Learning to live sustainable
    2. 2. Take out an object that you have with you and put it in the box. Don’t show anyone else what you have put in the box…!!!
    3. 3. Who is GREEN? <ul><li>Since 1997 </li></ul><ul><li>Children, teenagers and adults </li></ul><ul><li>75.000 kids and teenagers and 10.000 adults per year. </li></ul><ul><li>GREEN Belgium has 43 employees NL + FR </li></ul>
    4. 4. What does GREEN do? <ul><li>Education for sustainable development </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Information: (Mundo Bib, campaigns,…) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sensibilisation (workshops, dossiers) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Activation (trajects) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participation (parliaments) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Co-operation trough water (Marocco projects) </li></ul></ul>
    5. 5. Flanders, Wallonia, Brussels Belgium
    6. 6. Youth participation Projects <ul><li>Flanders </li></ul><ul><li>Youth against climate change </li></ul><ul><li>Youth Climate Fund </li></ul><ul><li>Brussels: </li></ul><ul><li>Childrens council Anderlecht </li></ul><ul><li>Brussels Youth Eco parliament </li></ul><ul><li>Wallonia </li></ul><ul><li>Effet de jeunes </li></ul><ul><li>Wallon eco youth parliament </li></ul><ul><li>Europe </li></ul><ul><li>Youth Scheldt parliament </li></ul>
    7. 7. Youth against climate change <ul><ul><li>Goal: t rough action reducing CO2 together </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Primary and secondary schools </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>100 schools in Brussels, 30 in flanders 240 in Wallonia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5 action days </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>october: local fruits day </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>november: second hand day </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>february: big sweaters day </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>march: world water day </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>april: mobility day </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
    8. 8. Youth Climate Fund <ul><li>Children’s participation on energy-use at school </li></ul><ul><li>Private corporations want to reduce their CO2 caused by their carpark through the Youth Climate Fund and pay for one or more climate trajects. </li></ul><ul><li>Four sessions per class </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Energy-use and climate change </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Energy triangle and </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>energydetectives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Class climate parliament </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>School climate parliament </li></ul></ul>
    9. 9. Wallonia
    10. 10. Wallon Youth Eco Parliament <ul><li>Same as Brussels, but different themes </li></ul><ul><li>Plenery session in Wallon Parliament </li></ul>
    11. 11. Brussels Capital Region
    12. 12. Children’s council Anderlecht <ul><li>community council </li></ul><ul><li>11 y olds from 14 dutch speeking schools in Anderlecht </li></ul><ul><li>2 sessions about democracy </li></ul><ul><li>4 sessions about an environmental theme </li></ul><ul><li>Children’s day </li></ul>
    13. 13. Brussels Youth Eco Parliament <ul><li>11- 18y youngsters from schools </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Water, consumption, nature, nutrition </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>4 preparatory meetings </li></ul><ul><li>4 Mai 2011: Parliament with Brussels Ministers and experts </li></ul><ul><li>3 propositions per theme: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Youth action </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Commitment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Political recommendation </li></ul></ul>
    14. 14. Brussels Youth Eco parliament <ul><li>Commission about Consumption </li></ul><ul><li>Challenges: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What does consumption mean to you in one word? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pick out a card that in one way or the other fits the person on your right. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pick out an item from the box that you think belongs to the person next to you. </li></ul></ul>
    15. 17. Sustainable development Profit Planet People
    16. 18. Sustainable development <ul><ul><li>Here </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Somewhere else in this world </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Now </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In the future </li></ul></ul>Keeping in account the consequences of our choices:
    17. 19. Example: your fairtrade coffee <ul><li>(prosperity/ profit): The coffeefarmer get a fair price for their coffeebeans. </li></ul><ul><li>(people): the coffeefarmers work in good and healthy conditions. Safety mesures have been taken. </li></ul><ul><li>(planet): Farmers get trained to cultivate more ecologically (less pesticides). </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability = balance between the 3 P’s </li></ul>
    18. 20. Planet People Profit Sustainable development
    19. 21. Ecological footprint <ul><li>Mesures the human demand on the earth’s ecosystems. </li></ul><ul><li>It compares human demand with planet Earth's ecological capacity to regenerate. </li></ul><ul><li>It is expressed in amount of surface needed per person (globale hectare) </li></ul>
    20. 23. Belgium/ Brussels <ul><li>Fair planet-part per capita= </li></ul><ul><li>2,1 gha </li></ul><ul><li>Belgium has only 1,1 gha </li></ul><ul><li>Average footprint Belgian: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>5,1 gha </li></ul></ul>
    21. 25. Russian footprint
    22. 26. Russian Footprint <ul><li>Russian footprint 2001 about 4.1 gha </li></ul><ul><li>Recent figures internet 5.4 to 6 gha (5.1 belgium) </li></ul><ul><li>Reasons of growth: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Populations growth </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>An inefficient use of energy and raw materials </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Large wastage in production </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bad insulation of houses </li></ul></ul>
    23. 27. <ul><li>ECOLOGICAL DEBT = Some countries consume more than they can produce -> endebted to other countries (Belgium) </li></ul><ul><li>ECOLOGICAL RESERVE = some countries consume less than they can produce -> reserve (Russia: about 8gha per person) </li></ul><ul><li>Overshoot Day: In 2010, 21st august </li></ul>Ecological debt and reserve
    24. 28. <ul><li>‘ some have too much, many have too little’ </li></ul><ul><li>There are… </li></ul><ul><li>-Social </li></ul><ul><li>-Ecological </li></ul><ul><li>-Economical </li></ul><ul><ul><li>… problems, … </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Here and somewhere else in the world, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>now and in the future </li></ul></ul>Because of this system
    25. 29. This is not sutainable!
    26. 30. Consumption and happyness? <ul><li>Bruto National Product = </li></ul><ul><li>index to mesure (economic) progress </li></ul><ul><li>A high BNP… </li></ul><ul><li> = a high ecological footprint! </li></ul><ul><li> = a happier person? </li></ul>
    27. 31. Grafiek anti depressiva en BBP
    28. 32. Thank you very much for your attention!
    29. 33. The story of stuff… A very american but clear film on the internet on consumption

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