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Greener is cleaner

a group of youth climate activists leading by example

connecting youth climate advocates

Greener is Cleaner is a youth-led organization that runs an international network of youth climate advocates.

Global Social Leaders
We were selected as the final winner among the 3,500 social action projects of the 2019-2020 Global Social Leaders Global Goals competition.

our mission

to empower youth worldwide to take action for the environment and thus their futures.

our ACTIons


SDG 17
SDG 11


SDG 13
SDG 12




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Youths Involved

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Serving Members

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SNS Followers

& Sponsors


Recent Media & Awards

2019-20 Global Social Leaders Global Goals Competition Top Winner

2020 & 2022 Youth Resource Circulation Leadership Project Contest Grand Prize

2021 Protect Our Planet Festival for Youth-Led Climate Action Social Awareness Excellence Award

2023 Environmental Preservation Association chairperson award (4th out of 200)

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2020 Energy Culture Art Content Idea Contest Grand Prize, Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Award*

*Awards won by Cherry

2020 Youth Y-Change Policy Proposal Grand Prize by Ministry of Gender Equality and Family*

2021 Ministry of Environment, Carbon Neutrality Environmental Idea Contest Government Innovation Strategy Promotion Award*

2021 Samsung Engineering, 2020 Environmental Mentor’s Choice Award of Excellence by Environmental Reporters*

2021 Youth Leads Award*

2023 Rise Global Winner (one of 100 out of over 14,000)*

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2023 Proud South Korea Personality Award - Special Prize*

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2021 Action for Nature International Eco Hero Award*

2020 Resource Recycling Practice Best Practice Contest Grand Prize, Minister of Environment Award*

2023 Crimson 18u18 Winner*

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Can the SSE Value Chain be the solution?

Climate Change and COP26 as Seen from South Korea - “Words Into Actions”

The Sustainable Development Goals GSL Competition Winner Press Release

Is South Korea's National Assembly responding properly to the climate crisis?

2023 Rise Global Winner

2019 Climate Strike: Teenagers are taking to the streets to stop climate change

Greener is Cleaner profile on POP Movement

Cherry's Interview with Harvard GSE’s Chris Dede

Cherry's Interview with Greenpeace Korea’s Justin Jeong

2023 Crimson 18u18 Winner

TIPS for starters

hear from our team

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Greener is Cleaner is a group of passionate young changemakers who constantly explore ways to expand the environmental movement and education. We take words into actions. We lead by example.

Cherry, Founder & Executive Director

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