Students strike for climate action led by teen Nobel Peace Prize nominee

Global Business

On March 15, up to a million school students around the world took part in a global strike to protest what they see as inaction on climate change by adults, in particular politicians and lawmakers. 

This global youth movement is being led by a 16-year-old from Sweden, who has been nominated for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. 

CGTN’s June-Wei Sum reports.

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