Poshan

photos

Global Climate Strike: Thousands Join Climate Strike Protests Worldwide

Tens of thousands of protesters joined rallies as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action against climate change began ahead of a U.N. summit in New York. 

September 21, 2019

Climate protesters demonstrate in Kansas City, Mo. Across the globe, people took to the streets to demand that leaders tackle climate change in the run-up to a U.N. summit.

AP Photo/Charlie Riedel

Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg, center, takes part during the Climate Strike in New York. Rallies calling for action on climate change are happening in cities around the world ahead of a summit on the issue.

AP/PTI

A girl holds an inflatable globe during a global protest on climate change in Montevideo, Uruguay.

AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico

Climate protesters hold placards during their demonstration outside Ministry of Environment. Protesters around the world joined rallies as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action against climate change began ahead of a U.N. summit in New York.

Photo by Suresh K. Pandey/Outlook

Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, center, speaks as she takes part during the Climate Strike, in New York. 

AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez

Climate change activists participate in an environmental demonstration as part of a global youth-led day of action, in New York. A wave of climate change protests swept across the globe with hundreds of thousands of young people sending a message to leaders headed for a U.N. summit: The warming world can't wait for action.

AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews

Climate protesters demonstrate in London. In Canberra and Kabul, Cape Town and Berlin, and across the globe, hundreds of thousands of people took the streets Friday to demand that leaders tackle climate change in the run-up to a U.N. summit.

AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali

Protestors hold up placards in Hyderabad. The protestors gathered in response to a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York.

AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.

Protesters shout slogans in front of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs in New Delhi. The protestors gathered in response to a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York.

AP Photo/Manish Swarup

Protesters shout slogans in front of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs in New Delhi.

AP Photo/Manish Swarup

Youths gather at Nation square at the start of a climate demonstration in Paris.

AP Photo/Francois Mori

Climate protesters demonstrate in Athens. Protesters around the world joined rallies as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action against climate change began ahead of a U.N. summit in New York.

AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis

Climate protesters demonstrate in London.

AP Photo/Frank Augstein

Protesters hold placards and march on a street in Guwahati. The protestors gathered in response to a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York.

AP Photo/Anupam Nath

A boy holds a placard and joins activists in a protest in Mumbai. The protestors gathered in response to a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York.

AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool

Climate protesters demonstrate outside Ministry of Environment. Protesters around the world joined rallies as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action against climate change began ahead of a U.N. summit in New York.

Photo by Suresh K. Pandey/Outlook

Students and volunteers of various non-governmental organizations participate in a protest rally in Kolkata.

AP Photo/Bikas Das

Climate protesters hold a banner bearing the images of world leaders as they demonstrate in London.

AP Photo/Frank Augstein

Three persons stand on ice blocks under gallows to protest against the climate policy prior to a 'Friday for Future' climate protest in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. Protests of the 'Friday For Futurte' movement against the increase of carbon dioxide emissions are planned Friday in cities around the globe.

AP Photo/Markus Schreiber

A girl wearing a polar bear costume joins a protest at the Old Town Square in Prague, Czech Republic.

AP Photo/Petr David Josek

Pakistani students take part in the Climate March in Lahore, Pakistan.

AP/PTI

Young people demonstrate with signs during a youth climate strike week action outside City Hall in Omaha, Nebraska.

AP/PTI

Activists hold placards at a street protest in Dharmsala. The protestors gathered in response to a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York.

AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia

A boy holds up a placard while joining a rally, calling for action to guard against climate change in Tokyo. Young people afraid for their futures protested around the globe to implore leaders to tackle climate change, turning out by the hundreds of thousands to insist that the warming world can't wait any longer.

Kyodo News via AP

A girl holds a toy stuffed whale during a global protest on climate change in Montevideo, Uruguay.

AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico

Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks as she takes part during the Climate Strike in New York.

AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez

Ecuadorians gather in front of government palace during a global protest on climate change, in Quito, Ecuador.

AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa

Demonstrators taking part in a global protest on climate change are reflected on a clothing store window, in Santiago, Chile. Across the globe, hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets to demand that leaders tackle climate change in the run-up to a U.N. summit.

AP Photo/Esteban Felix

An activist attends a rally as part of the 'Friday For Future' global strike in Belgrade, Serbia. In Canberra and Kabul, Cape Town and Berlin, and across the globe, hundreds of thousands of people took the streets Friday to demand that leaders tackle climate change in the run-up to a U.N. summit.

AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic

Climate protesters demonstrate in London.

AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali

Thousands crowd main De la Loi street as they march during a climate protest in Brussels.

AP Photo/Francisco Seco

Protesters lie down with slogans reading ''One Earth, One Chance'' during a global climate strike named ''Earth Funeral'' in Taipei, Taiwan. This event in Taipei is said to be one of 4,500 locations in 150 countries, taking place from Sept. 20-27.

AP/PTI

Advertisement