“Australia’s Greta Thunberg” steps up climate change activism

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  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “”Australia’s Greta Thunberg” steps up climate change activism” – below is their description.

    Leading thousands of #protest marchers through central Sydney and joining a landmark class action lawsuit aren’t the usual activities for most 14-year-olds. But Australian student #IzzyRajSeppings has abandoned more frivolous extracurricular activities in favour of stepping up pressure on the country’s leadership to battle #climate change.

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