People around the world are striking for bold climate action. In the US, youth organizers from Earth Guardians, Earth Uprising, Extinction Rebellion Youth US, Fridays For Future, International Indigenous Youth Council, Sunrise, US Youth Climate Strike, and Zero Hour have created the following list of consensus-based demands.
With 1 week to go to the Global Climate Strikes and the UN Climate Summit, join Bill Mckibben 350.org, Harjeet Singh ActionAid, Dr. Doreen Stabinsky scientist, U.S. youth climate striker Jerome Foster, and other young strikers from across the globe for an online press conference. They will be giving their views on strategies to overcome the climate breakdown, and answering questions.
Cimbyo Ketaren is a Muslim climate activist organizing for the Climate Strike in Indonesia. Ahead of the local strike event he’s organizing in Bengkulu, he answered questions on what’s planned and what his faith has to do with climate organizing.