The Australian Youth Climate Coalition

Laura Sykes

Laura Sykes

Laura is passionate about empowering young people to take meaningful action on climate in their communities. Originally from Northern Tasmania, Laura coordinates AYCC's Switched on Schools Program. Laura has worked with youth-led campaigning organisations for the past 7 years on a variety of social and environmental justice campaigns. In 2012 she was awarded the Southern Cross Young Achievers Entrepreneurship Award and was a Tasmanian finalist in the Young Australian of the Year Awards.