Protests at the climate summit are taking place. Climate activists attended COP26 and pressured leaders to take effective measures to combat global warming. This Thursday, An activist drank a substance similar to oil In the protests held in Glasgow, countries and companies are called on to fulfill their climate promises.
The video showed that another protester, wearing a uniform similar to an oil company, poured black liquid into the mouth of an activist she was kneeling on the ground, pretending to suffocate and fighting the substance.
Protesters have been asking the leaders gathered at the United Nations Climate Summit in Glasgow to take urgent action to stop global temperatures from rising 1.5 degrees Celsius above level Pre-industrialization.
The fifth day of COP26 in Glasgow will officially focus on this Friday The role and public empowerment of the new generation, With the goal of “raising the voice of young people in climate action” and “showing the key role of public empowerment and education”.
For this reason, the summit planned various activities involving youth organizations, such as the Austrian IAAI (International Association for the Promotion of Innovative Methods to Address Global Challenges), which promoted an initiative network called GloCha, which operates through the Global Challenge Foundation. New York.
One of the most anticipated events of the day was the joint summit between the Minister of Education and the Minister of Environment. The theme was “Joining Hands to Create Tomorrow: Education and Climate Action”, but the statements on the agenda were very diverse.
Therefore, MPGCA (Marrakech Global Climate Action Association) organized an initiative entitled “Hunger for Change”, in which water is seen as a particularly important key to achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement, and WECAN (Earth and Earth Women’s Network) ) Climate) will also submit its own report.
Other appearance involves from to Amazon Brazil Environmental Institute To the Japanese NGO Heping Ship Disaster Relief Volunteer Center (known by its acronym Heping Ship), which helps people and communities affected by disasters, including showing cartoons about climate change
In any case, the central theme will continue to be the role of youth and civic empowerment in defending the climate. In fact, pay tribute to the youth organizations that usually hold protests on Fridays, who are responsible for the summit. They set today’s date for this particular theme. .
However, this did not free them from criticism of the Swedish activist Greta Thunberg. She is an important protagonist of this mobilization. She will participate in two demonstrations in Glasgow today and Saturday. She was socializing yesterday. Described on the web as The “most unique” summit ever, “Green Image Cleaning Festival” and “Politicians’ two-week’nonsense, nonsense, nonsense’.”
Sébastien Duyck, a lawyer for CAN, a network of international organizations that oppose climate change, was ensuring that COP26 was “not inclusive at all” and that only four observers from civil society could attend. Similar words were also used to accuse the organization of expressing their views at the meeting.