[매경 포토] 지구 환경 구하기 나선 청소년들

15일 서울 종로구 세종문화회관에서 한국 청소년기후소송단 소속 청소년들이 기후문제에 대한 책임과 회복을 위한 노력을 촉구하는 집회를 열었다. 청소년들의 `기후 행동`은 작년 8월 스웨덴의 고등학생 그레타 툰베리(16)가 매주 금요일 스톡홀름 의회 앞에서 `기후를 위한 등교 거부`가 적힌 손 팻말을 들고 1인 시위를 벌이면서 시작됐다. 툰베리는 올해 노벨평화상 후보에 올랐다.   <기사원문보기>          […]

[ITV News] Thousands of students worldwide skip school in ‘strike’ against climate change

Thousands of students in more than 1,000 cities around the world are skipping school in protest against their governments’ failure to act on global warming. The coordinated ‘school strike’ was inspired by 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, who began holding solitary demonstrations outside the Swedish parliament last year. Since then, the protests have snowballed and[…]

[POLITICO] In pictures: Global climate strike

Students around the world walked out of school Friday to protest against a perceived lack of action on climate change by world leaders. From Barcelona to Berlin, Seoul to Sydney, the massive demonstrations — inspired by 16-year-old Greta Thunberg from Sweden — captured the imagination of schoolchildren and others around the globe. Here are some of the[…]

[NETWORK 18] Global Climate Strike: Students Around the World Skip Class to Demand Action

A woman writes a message on the board during a rally for global climate strike for future in Seoul, South Korea. (Image: AP) A boy wearing a mask sits behind a banner during a rally for global climate strike for future in Seoul, South Korea. (Image: AP) Students hold signs during a rally for global[…]

[CNN] Global Climate Strike: Meet the teenagers skipping school to fight for a greener planet

Meet 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg Now, students are putting their collective voices together in a coordinated global school walkout, called Youth Strike 4 Climate. So far, strikes are planned in almost 1,700 towns and cities in over 100 different countries. Five youth activists tell CNN about their motivations and hopes for the future. (중략)[…]