Youth on the Frontline of Culture Change

December 1, 2022 from 9:45 am to 10:45 am

Speaker: Bonnie Betts, Fredrika Syren, Michelle Barton, Santosh Kumar Mishra

The importance of the role of youth in culture change cannot be overstated. The presenters in this session will provide perspectives on how youth are engaging in the Zero Waste movement. Hear about raising children with a Zero Waste mindset, providing elementary schoolers access to Zero Waste education and activities, and co-creating Zero Waste communities through intrinsic motivation, leadership, and action. This session will illuminate different approaches to awareness building and agency toward Zero Waste.

  • Speakers
    • Bonnie Betts, Content Coordinator, Zero Waste Youth USA
    • Fredrika Syren, Author/Speaker, Zero Waste Family; Michelle Barton, Zero Waste Education Manager, Home ReSource
    • Santosh Kumar Mishra, Ph.D, Independent Researcher, retired from S. N. D. T. Women’s University