Protesters react as US rapper Jaden Smith preforms at the Youth Climate Strike in Battery Park in New York, New York, USA, 20 September 2019. An estimated quarter of a million people marched in New York to protest government inaction on the climate crisis. Photo: Peter Foley/EPA
21 September 2019
Masses of children skipped school Friday to join a global strike against climate change...
Students on stage lead young protesters in chants during a Global Strike 4 Climate rally at Civic Square in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, 20 September 2019. It is estimated that more than 1,000 people were in attendance, among them many students who had left school to join the worldwide day of protest. The Global Strike 4 Climate is being held only days ahead of the scheduled United Nations Climate Change Summit in New York. Photo: Barbara Walton/EPA-EFE
20 September 2019
Children in Australia and the Pacific Islands kicked off a millions-strong global climate...
Swedish environment activist Greta Thunberg speaks at a climate protest outside the White House in Washington, DC on September 13, 2019. Thunberg, 16, has spurred teenagers and students around the world to strike from school every Friday under the rallying cry "Fridays for future" to call on adults to act now to save the planet. Photo: Nicholas Kamm/AFP
20 September 2019
As a growing world youth movement for climate action takes to the streets today in many...
Figure 1 - U Saw Mu Lei, a 57-year-old indigenous farmer, who lives in Amar Township
11 September 2019
Saltwater intrusion caused largely by climate change is pushing indigenous farmers in the...
Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Photo: EPA
19 August 2019
Singapore needs at least $72 billion to build defences against rising sea levels, its...
School students take part in a climate change strike in Brisbane, Australia, 16 March 2019. Photo: EPA
16 March 2019
Thousands of young people marched through cities in Asia Friday, kicking off a global day...
COP24 president Michal Kurtyka jumps at the end of the final session of the COP24 summit on climate change in Katowice, southern Poland, on December 15, 2018. Photo: Janek Skarzynski/AFP
16 December 2018
Nations on Sunday struck a deal to breathe life into the landmark 2015 Paris climate...
Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary General, speaks during the COP24 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Katowice, Poland, 03 December 2018. Photo: Peter Klaunzer/EPA
03 December 2018
With the direst warnings yet of impending environmental disaster still ringing in their...