$25 000 For Green US Kids

“We’ve got to get to the kids, it’s going to be thier planet”

Working in environmental organisations over the past three years I have heard comments like this one all the time. Or some variation of this, but rarely is it acheieved. Adults want the kids involved but usually on adult terms.

So I was pumped to see Jeff’s sustainablog’ s post re a $25 000 eco challenge.

Can anyone out there concieve of a way of getting something like this going in Australia?

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1 Comment

  1. November 12, 2006 at 11:30 am

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