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Spreading the Fridays for Future initiative "Actions on Climate Emergency" via Social media

Umweltverein End Ecocide

08 Nov 2019 Apply now Share
08 Nov 2019 Apply now Share
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We would need help in spreading our European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) via Social media channels (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter). This task includes: o making yourself familiar with our initiatives' goals and background information o searching for groups / pages / channels / bloggers that might be interested in our FFF ECI o publishing news / gfx content to those groups o writing blog stories about our ECI and its goals and publishing them on blog sites
Outreach and advocacy
Communication, mass media and art
Fridays for future is a youth led movement, that fights the climate crisis and demands urgent action to protect our future. In Summer 2019 a group of activists decided to launch an European citizens' initiative to address the issue of lacking political action on European level. Our goals are to force the new commission to be more ambitious on their climate crisis goals. We demand nett-0 by 2035 and also ask for a border carbon adjustment and free trade agreements to be only signed with countries that follow the Paris agreement, to protect the transforming European economy. To further raise awareness we also ask the European Commission to provide free training material about the causes, the effects of and solutions for the climate crisis in all member states' languages. An European Citizens' Initiative is a special petition tool that allows to directly address the European Commission and the European Parliament. For this we need to collect 1 million signatures in EU member states. More information can be found at https://eci.fridaysforfuture.org
Volunteers: 10 needed
1-5 hours per week / 26 weeks
For this task you need to be aware of the climate crisis, its effects, causes and potential solutions. You need to be familiar with social medial platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter. Being familiar with Wordpress editing would be nice to have
Europe
English, French, German

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