Activism

How I became an 8-year-old climate activist

Licypriya Kangujam is campaigning to make climate change lessons mandatory in school
8-year-old Licypriya Kangujam from India is campaigning to make climate change lessons mandatory in schools. She says that the Indian state of Gujarat will now be the second state in India to include climate change as a compulsory subject in the school education. At only 8 years old, she's met Greta Thunberg and been to the United Nations climate change conference in Madrid.  

(Photo: 8-year-old climate activist Licypriya Kangujam. Credit: Licypriya Kangujam)
Brazilian environmental activist Chico Mendes was killed for trying to save the Amazon
Brazilian environmental activist Chico Mendes was shot dead by cattle farmers angered by his efforts to save the rainforest.
Meet three young people training to be activists at The Advocacy Academy in London
These three teenagers are passionate about issues they see around them, and are training to be activists at The Advocacy Academy in London.
Barack Obama: Former US president discusses 'woke' culture
Speaking at the Obama Foundation summit in Chicago, he said "people who do good stuff have flaws".
The Olympian who kayaked across six countries to save Europe’s rivers
Rok Rozman competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Now he has kayaked across six countries to help defend rivers against dams.