Young environmentalists, above from left: Roisín Shallow, Katherine Orobcenko and Jamie-Lee Donohoe from Crumlin YouthReach who won the ECO-Health and Well-Being Award last year
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The launch of the Unesco-backed 2021 Young Environmentalist Awards taking place on May 26 where 66 environmental ideas by youth groups across the country will be ajudged by panel of experts to be the greenest.
Thunberg, who along with other activists delivered Merkel a letter with 125,000 signatures calling on leaders to do more to cut emissions, said people should “step put of their comfort zones” and be brave enough to tackle the problem.
“We told her we face a climate emergency,” Thunberg said of the meeting with Merkel. “We want leaders to step up and treat this as an emergency,” she said at a press conference.
Prince Harry’s candid views came during two revealing conversations with hoaxers posing as Swedish climate activist Greta and her father Svante in calls on New Year’s Eve and January 22…..
…even when the chats became bizarre, including when fake ‘Greta’ talks about an arranged marriage to six-year-old Prince George and the need to move penguins to the North Pole, Harry doesn’t appear concerned and keeps chatting.
The prince also claimed Mr Trump had ‘blood on his hands’ over his climate credentials and labelled the British political system ‘broken’. He said the world was being run by ‘some very sick people’
Erm, isn’t that a nice big single use plastic water bottle right behind you? It’s soooo difficult to keep up with what the eco warriors say we are and aren’t allowed to do these days… https://t.co/2Evw9GS72G
The thing is IT WAS AN ACCIDENT! I saw a photo of Greta on the boat and thought, Look at her, isn’t she great! I didn’t notice it was a snarky RT from JBH! I just saw GRETA because I was SCROLLING in relaxed fashion and felt HAPPY to see her on day 11 of her voyage https://t.co/sSIWolKgDR