Students around the world protest for the climate

Inspired by 16 year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, students take part in ‘climate strikes’ around the world, skipping school classes to protest on behalf of the environment and to demand concrete actions from politicians.

Marseille youth join protest against climate change

Several thousand young people protest on Marseille’s Old Port in response to a call by Swedish teenager, and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Greta Thunberg to save the planet. IMAGES

Paris students gather en masse to protest climate change

Students gather in their thousands at the Invalides and Champ de Mars in Paris answering, like the youth in dozens of countries around the world, a call by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg to save the planet by calling for politicians to do more against climate change. IMAGES. (COMPLETES VID1318616 and VID1318538)

Climate: Parisian youth are mobilising

High school and university students are gathering near the Pantheon in Paris, like other students in one hundred countries throughout the world, responding to the call of Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg to save the planet. IMAGES

Activist Greta Thunberg arrives for Sweden climate march

Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg arrives for a march in Stockholm as a global day of student protests that aims to spark world leaders into action on climate change is underway. IMAGES

Third day of climate change protests for youth of Paris

Hundreds of youths turned out in Paris for a third day of protesting climate change, at the behest of Swedish teenaged campaigner Greta Thunberg. IMAGES

Swedish teen climate activist leads rally in Germany

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg who has sparked school strikes worldwide against global warming joins thousands of students in Hamburg, urging them to stay angry and fight for change.

Greta Thunberg urges EU to double carbon reduction targets

Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist who has inspired children worldwide to boycott classes, urges the European Union to double its ambition to cut greenhouse gases in order to save the planet.

UK students march for climate change awareness

Students in London protest in Parliament Square in defiance of government inaction to tackle climate change. The growing global movement started by Swedish schoolgirl Greta Thunberg has seen protests in Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands in recent weeks.