The environment, discrimination, education – young people fight for a better world
They are fighting for the environment, minorities and equality, and are actively involved against the gun lobby, discrimination and corruption. 25 young people fighting for a better world.
Greta Thunberg is just sixteen when she sparks off the global climate protests with her school strike. Fourteen-year-old Netiwit Chotiphatphaisal founds a newspaper to campaign for democracy, freedom of speech and educational reform in Thailand. Malala Yousafzai writes a blog about the oppression of women in Pakistan when she is eleven years old. And in the fourth grade at school, Felix Finkbeiner comes up with the idea that children in every country on Earth should plant a million trees.
Young people all over the world are demonstrating their social commitment and bringing about fundamental change. Their pioneering spirit is an inspiration to us all.