It has been 21 Fridays since Greta Thunberg began the strike at Stockholm, Sweden’s main Parliament Building demanding that her government meet the deadline set by the Paris Accords to which they were signatures.
Much has developed out of her action that day. First, Greta and other student acquired their voices. They became leaders, not only national, but internationally.
#ClimateStrike Brussels, Belgium heading to the Parliament. NOTE: These students are mostly girls, K-12. The riot police are there “to secure their safety only”, as indicated by the direction their shields are pointing and the armaments they carry – photo credit Alexandra Latham
Uganda #FutureAtStake #ClimateAction #ClimateStrike
Switzerland Climate Strike draws 1,000’s of students.
1,000’s of Swiss students “On Strike” in 10 towns and cities across Switzerland
“I Speak For The Trees,” says the Lorax
Canadian Parliament in Ottawa for Friday strike
Helsinki, Finland today. Hundreds of students and youth ON STRIKE for Climate Action – credit Sirja Blixt 2019
Linköping, Sweden – photo credit Eric Svensson
It is their future…
10 year-old Zane in Pasadena, CA USA #Climate Strike