OzGREEN educates people around the world, enabling them to take action to improve their environment. For over 20 years OzGREEN has engaged, equipped and enabled people to become leaders of positive social change. OzGREEN is an independent not-for-profit that operates nationally in Australia and overseas in India, Latin America and East Timor. OzGREEN’s unique approach incorporates citizen science, sustainability education, participatory leadership and community development, enabling people to innovate sustainability solutions themselves. OzGREEN has involved hundreds of thousands of people who go on to take leadership roles in their schools, communities and workplaces. OzGREEN has won numerous awards, including the Eureka Prize, Banksia Awards, UN Media Peace Awards and Best Practice Case Study for the Australian Association for Environmental Education (NSW). In 2007 OzGREEN’s CEO and Co-Founder Sue Lennox was named as one of Sydney’s Top 100 Most Influential People by The Sydney Magazine.
Our key programs are Youth Leading the World, the Great Eastern Ranges Initiative in the Hunter Valley, My River and our international partnerships.