Thunberg was chosen among 136 nominees, from 79 organizations spanning 46 different countries around the world.
Submerged homes, flooded fields, derailed lives: The aftermath of Cyclone Amphan in Bangladesh, in photos
In the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan, with homes and livelihoods washed away, most residents in Bangladesh try to survive, some migrate.
India has no system to count its climate migrants but ranks fifth among countries most vulnerable to impacts of climate change.
We should do our best to ensure governments meet their commitments to the Paris Accord and reduce emissions to zero by 2050.
The ruling is not legal as yet but it can be cited by people whose right to life is endangered by the climate crisis.
Sea level has risen 3 cm a year in the Sundarbans in the past 2 decades — among the fastest coastal erosion rates globally.
With global warming expected to produce millions of climate refugees, Individuals and organisations are scouting for ways to help them.