Carbon Literacy, helping the next generation understand today’s environment.
Carbon Literacy, helping the next generation understand today’s environment. Apr 14, 2023
On the 28th March YES attended the Halifax
Academy to hold a presentation on climate change and how to build a greener
Students and their families attended the presentation that
was held by our CEO Duncan McCombie and team manager Alex Krzesinski.
The event was held on behalf of Calderdale Council and in
West Yorkshire Combined Authority
The Halifax Academy
Halifax Opportunities Trust
Throughout the interactive session our team answered
questions on how to lower your carbon footprint whilst helping the students to better
understand how climate change can impact them, their family, and their local
The presentation also covered what climate change is/how it
is caused, why their impact on the environment matters and what steps could be
taken to reduce that impact.
Once the presentation had finished, the families took away a
free Ramadan hamper, a hand-written pledge detailing the steps their family
would take to help the environment and the knowledge to help them achieve that.