Taking a break from her final years of secondary school, she travelled across the Atlantic on a sail boat – allegedly to highlight emissions from flying.
'Stop calling me Greta of India': 8-yr-old Licypriya Kangujam says comparison doesn't help; Manipuri climate activist dropped out of school in Feb 2019
Eight-year-old climate activist Licypriya Kangujam from Manipur, often labelled the 'Indian Greta Thunberg', on Monday rejected the comparison and appealed to the media to recognise her own identity and story. 'If you call me 'Greta of India', you are not covering my story. You are deleting a story,' she tweeted.
COP25 did not end well, with everyone reflecting on its failure to set rules to create a carbon market between countries.
For a fighting chance of halting global warming, the discourse must shift from commercial to scientific.
Thunberg saw a lot of criticism during her time at COP25 for 'advocating violence', for which she issued a public apology.
The negotiators left the issue of how to deal with carbon emissions until COP26 in Glasgow, next year.
Slovak Prime Minister insisted the EU would be unable to reach its climate targets without nuclear power plants.
The railway company tweeted out that the activist should've acknowledged the first-class seat she was given as well.
With the US leaving the Paris agreement, there is a big void of leadership that is being felt in climate talks.
Despite the ranking, experts said that govt doesn't have a plan to phase-out fossil fuel and reduce its dependence on coal.
Greta has become a youth symbol demanding radical change to confront climate change.
More than 20 m people are forced to migrate annually due to extreme weather events because of fuelled by climate change.
National Science and Technology Park is supposed to be Pakistan's biggest innovation and research ecosystem.
India's ranking fluctuates but it has one of the five highest economic losses due to climate change.
He said that we’re not built to survive any other planet and we should spend our time and energy trying to fix it.
Negotiators at a UN meeting in Madrid this month are aiming to finally tackle the issue
The pods were fitted with safe fog-machines and perfume blends that imitated the air quality in some of the world's most polluted cities.
Greta Thunberg is in Spain for the COP25 summit and she arrived by boat after a 20-day journey by sea.
COP25 is the final dialogue between parties since the Kyoto Protocol before the Paris Agreement goals are enacted, starting 2020.
COP25: Today's children could see a zero emissions future in 31 years if nations meet Paris Agreement goals
A child born today, throughout its life, will breathe toxic air, face the risk of extreme weather events unless we get our act together