Youth climate strikes to take place in almost 100 countries

Country
Sweden (SE)
Score
16.4
Source
The Guardian
Time
2019-03-14 (UTC)
ID
13369871

Movement has snowballed since Greta Thunberg’s protest last year, with Belgian workers joining strike Hundreds of thousands of children are expected to walk out of their classrooms on Friday for a global climate strike amid growing anger at the failure of politicians to tackle the escalating ecological crisis. Children at tens of thousands of schools in almost 100 countries are due to take part in the walkouts which began last year when one teenager – Greta Thunberg – held a solo protest outside the Swedish parliament. Continue reading...