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Greta Thunberg isn’t the only trailblazing young climate leader. Activists from the Amazon to Nigeria share their ideas for battling the climate...

Hundreds of young people from countries around the world have their own ideas about how to solve the climate crisis.
Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg speaks during the Climate Action Summit at United Nations Headquarters in New York, New York, September 23, 2019.

Trump said Greta Thunberg seems like she has ‘a bright and wonderful future’ the same day she gave an impassioned speech at the UN about t...

"We are in the beginning of a mass extinction and all you can talk about is money and fairytales of eternal economic growth,” Greta Thunberg said.

Trump crashed the UN Climate Action Summit, where he applauded Narendra Modi and seemed to give Angela Merkel the cold shoulder

The US and countries like Japan and South Africa were not invited to speak at the event because of the UN's disapproval of their greenhouse-gas emissions.
Nasratullah Elham is a high school senior. He was invited to the UN Youth Climate summit this fall, but his visa application was rejected.

A 17-year-old activist from Afghanistan is locked out of the UN climate summit because of a visa rejection

The high school senior said "they consider me to be a world problem, rather than someone who is trying to solve a world problem."

Rising emissions could drain foods like rice and wheat of their nutrients, causing a slow-moving global food crisis

A new scientific report from the United Nations confirms research that climate change is decreasing the nutritional value of important food crops.
President Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Iowa on October 9.

Trump suggests the climate may actually be ‘fabulous’ after an ominous UN report on looming disaster

President Donald Trump sought to cast doubt on a United Nations report on climate change that found that we have just 12 years to curb climate change and avoid global catastrophe. Trump questioned its motives, saying, "I want to look at who drew it."

Obama calls for a new global business model to fight climate change

Obama calls for investment into low-carbon technology during his last-ever UN address.