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Prologue: 

Video of a young climate activist discussing the IPCC Report and how we can move forward in English Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.   

An article about 3 young Latin Americans fighting for the environment (In Spanish with an English version)

A list of young Latine environmental activists in Spanish 

Video on Nemonte Nenquimo and Alexandra Narvaez and the indigenous effort to save the Amazon In Spanish with English subtitles Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.   

Interview with Nemonte Nenquimo In Spanish with English subtitles Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.     

Chapter 1: 

Article on Greta Thunberg in Spanish  

Greta Thunberg’s Ted Talk on Climate Change in English Transcript available in Spanish Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

Video of a young person explaining why Autism is his superpower  in English Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

An article on Fridays for Future in Spanish

Chapter 2:

An article about a young Indonesian activist working to save the oceans in English

Ted Talk from Melati and Isabel Wijsen on fighting to ban single use plastics in Bali in English Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

A short article on Bye Bye Plastic Bag in Spanish. This website also has a ton of projects run by young climate activists in Spanish and English

A video on ocean plastic in Spanish Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

Chapter 3: 

A video of Alvarado Quesada on fighting for our Environment in English Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

A Telemundo news clip on ecotourism and renewable energy in Costa Rica with an interview with the Costa Rican first lady  Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

A small bio and a ted talk from Diego Arguedas Ortiz – a Costa Rican environmental activist in Spanish

A news clip on renewable energy in Costa Rica in Spanish Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

Costa Rican travel vlog in Spanish Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

  

Chapter 4

A news clip about the death of the last giant tortoise on the Galapagos in Spanish Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

A video clip about the eradication of invasive species in the Galapagos in English and Spanish with English subtitles Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.  

https://www.wnycstudios.org/podcasts/radiolab/segments/brink A podcast in English with English transcript about the eradication of goats from the Galapagos 

A short video on the animals and biodiversity of the Galapagos in English Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.

A Galapagos Travel Vlog in Spanish Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.

Chapter 5 

An article about the young women fighting for equal education in English 

A list of women fighting for better and equal education in English 

A short bio plus quotes on education from Malala Yousafzai  in Spanish 

Interview with Malala Yousafzai on the power of education for girls in English Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.

 

Chapter 6

An article on young people fighting against poverty in English 

Kiva loan success stories in English 

An article on a young Ugandan activist in English 

An interview with a young Ugandan activist in Spanish 

City tour of Kampala Uganda no speaking Note: Please watch videos in their entirety before sharing them with students.

A list of things to do in Bishkek Kyrgyzstan in Spanish with photos        

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