Climate Change

What is 'eco-anxiety' and how can we ease young people's fears for the planet?

Eco-anxiety' is growing among young people. Image: REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Kate Whiting

Senior Writer, Formative Content

Share:

Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Climate Change is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale

Stay up to date:

Climate Change

Have you read?

How drivers and consequences of climate change can impact mental health. Image: UCL/The Bartlett

Discover

What’s the World Economic Forum doing about climate change?

Talk to children about the choices we can make to reduce our contribution to climate change. Image: Seth Wynes/Kimberly Nicholas, Environmental Research Letters, 2017

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:

Climate ChangePlastics and the EnvironmentMental HealthSDG 03: Good Health and Well-Being

Share:

Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Why we need a code of conduct for ocean-based carbon dioxide removal
About Us
Events
Media
Partners & Members
Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2022 World Economic Forum