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| A place for youth to connect who are making a positive difference in our environment.

A place for youth to connect who are making a positive difference in our environment.


We're collected the best tools for you to feel ready to take action in your community or school.

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Find out what action is being take on current issues, and how you can join in.

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Project Ideas

Need some inspiration to get started? Check out our collection of action project ideas!

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Plastic Free July Blog Post

July is upon us. The year is half over. Kids are out of school, parents are taking time off work, and Manitobans are going in droves to beaches, campsites, and parks, enjoying their natural beauty. Unfortunately, plastic is a near-omnipresent blight If you want to make a positive environmental difference, it’s a great time to

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MEYN in the News

Earlier this month the Youth Network published two articles in the Eco-Journal. Check out “500 Days of Eco-Friendly Summer” and “Steering Youth Toward Sustainability” here. And a huge thank you goes to our authors Carl Dizon and Marianna Pozdirca, and our photographer, Clèche Kokolo!  

Project Ideas Word Cloud

  Our recent Green Cafe event included an informal survey/brainstorm session to gather your ideas for everyday solutions and manageable lifestyle changes. We reviewed your submissions and created this word tree. The bigger the word the more it was used in the solutions. Some interesting food for thought! Stay tuned for upcoming events and collaborative ways

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July Green Cafe

  Our first green Green Cafe of 2018 was full of great conversations, new connections, and some bright ideas for future youth campaigns! Thank you to everyone who attended, and to Forth for hosting us. Stay tuned for details on our August edition!                         

Plastic Free July is almost here!

Steering Committee Members Max and Daryn share important information about single-use straws! Straws. The totally unnecessary, slender tubes of plastic we use on a daily basis, are a major source of pollution. Whether you’re out at a restaurant or drinking a nice lemonade at home, it is likely that you are doing so through a

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Meet our 2018 Youth Steering Committee!

Meet our 2018 Youth Steering Committee! The team works hard to create space for youth in the environmental movement by hosting educational workshops, volunteer events, and an annual “Green Space” youth forum. We also seek out outreach and collaboration opportunities in order to add a youth voice to existing campaigns. Our youth steering committee is the

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