US President Donald Trump and Greta Thunberg at Davos, Switzerland
“It feels like the climate and environment is a hot topic now. But from another perspective virtually nothing has been done. Without treating this as a real crisis we cannot solve it.”
Climate activist Greta Thunberg
“We must reject the perennial prophets of doom.This is not a time for pessimism. This is a time for optimism.”
US President Donald Trump
Davos 2020: Donald Trump hails US recovery and UK trade deal hopes – day one live (Guardian)
Greta Thunberg: ‘Nothing has been done’ to tackle the climate crisis (CNN)
Greta Thunberg, 16, has been named Time’s 2019 Person of the Year.
The activist ‘inspired’ the school strikes for climate justice movement.
BREAKING: Greta Thunberg is named Time’s 2019 Person of the Year (MailOnline)
Be more careful next time.
Charlotte Lennon tweetz:
#ClimateStrike #ClimateChange @GretaThunberg my youngest at our school strike in Celbridge Ireland @campaignforleo are you listening?
Lorna Gold tweetz:
History is gone. Let’s make future. #FridaysForFuture (photo: Maynooth Educate Together School, Ireland).
Nellie Tattersall tweetz:
Pupils and parents at NKETNS, Celbridge
Stuart Neilson tweetz:
School climate warriors assembling for the march from Opera House to City Hall.
School children across Ireland, and the world, are going on ‘strike’ to demonstrate about climate change.
It follows Swedish student Greta Thunberg, 16, who started hosting Friday protests outside the Swedish parliament eight months ago.
Students stage school strikes over climate change (RTE)
At Dublin’s Stephen Green.
On Molesworth Street, Dublin 2.
Via Philip Bromwell
Via Ber Grogan
Top four pics: Rollingnews