Youth’s Bold Sacrifices: Driving Less, Parenting Fewer for the Planet

Across Europe, according to a seven-country survey, it seems young people are more willing than older generations to make significant lifestyle changes that would help combat the climate crisis – but are less convinced by smaller gestures.

The YouGov polling for the Guardian also showed the economic downturn was hitting young people’s hopes for the future, with more than half saying they were worried they would be unable to own a home in the next decade.

The survey carried out in August 2023 in Britain, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and Sweden also showed a significant minority of 18- to 24-year-olds felt economic concerns could dissuade them from starting a family within the same timeframe. Read more

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