A college student held a poster as she participated in a protest against governmental inaction toward climate breakdown and environmental pollution, part of demonstrations being held worldwide.
A college student held a poster as she participated in a protest against governmental inaction toward climate breakdown and environmental pollution, part of demonstrations being held worldwide.
PUNIT PARANJPE

Photos from climate strike events across the planet

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - SEPTEMBER 20: Protesters march from Brussels-North Station with placards as they take part in a Global Climate Strike demonstration on September 20, 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. Millions of people join protests around the world today to mark the start of a week of global climate strikes, with activists calling on their Governments to urgently address the climate crisis. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images)
Protesters marched from Brussels-North Station with placards as they took part in a Global Climate Strike demonstration in Brussels, Belgium.
Jack Taylor

School children lie on the grass as they take part in a rally, part of the global climate walk 2019, against climate change in Wakiso, on September 20, 2019. - Children across Asia and the Pacific kicked off what are set to be the largest global climate protests in history on September 20, 2019, demanding adults act now to stop environmental disaster. From Sydney to Seoul, Manila to Mumbai, children heeded the rallying cry of fellow teen activist Greta Thunberg and shut their textbooks in a collective call to action. (Photo by ISAAC KASAMANI / AFP)ISAAC KASAMANI/AFP/Getty Images
School children lie on the grass in Wakiso, Uganda.
SAAC KASAMANI

BERLIN, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 20: Young Participant in the Fridays For Future movement protests during a nationwide climate change action day in front of the Brandenburg Gate on September 20, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Fridays for Future protests and strikes are registered today in over 400 cities across Germany. The activists are demanding that the German government and corporations take a fast-track policy route towards lowering CO2 emissions and combating the warming of the Earth's temperatures. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)
A young participant protests during a nationwide climate change action day in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany.
Maja Hitij

People holding placards reading messages for the safeguard of the environment take part in a demonstration rally in front of the Greek Parliament during the "Fridays for climate" to protest against climate change in in Athens on September 20, 2019. (Photo by ANGELOS TZORTZINIS / AFP)ANGELOS TZORTZINIS/AFP/Getty Images
People held placards with messages during a rally in front of the Greek Parliament in Athens, Greece.
ANGELOS TZORTZINIS

Climate protesters demonstrate in London, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. Protesters around the world joined rallies on Friday as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action against climate change began ahead of a U.N. summit in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Climate protesters demonstrated in London.
Frank Augstein

A protester holds a sign depicting Swedish environment activist Greta Thunberg during the "Fridays for Future" demonstration at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin as a protest for climate action on September 20, 2019, as part of a global climate action day. (Photo by John MACDOUGALL / AFP)JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
A protester held a sign depicting Swedish environment activist Greta Thunberg during a demonstration at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin.
JOHN MACDOUGALL

Climate activists blocked road traffic for the Jannowitz Bridge in Berlin with hundreds of plastic cordons.
Climate activists blocked road traffic for the Jannowitz Bridge in Berlin with hundreds of plastic cordons.
AXEL SCHMIDT

An activist holds up a poster depicting Jakarta's air quality during a climate change rally in Jakarta, Indonesia Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. Hundreds of protestors gathered in response to a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
An activist held up a poster depicting Jakarta's air quality during a climate change rally in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Achmad Ibrahim

A child walks past activists gathered for a world-wide climate rally, at the University of the Philippines' campus in Manila on September 20, 2019. - Activists in Manila took part in the millions-strong global climate strike on September 20 -- heeding the rallying cry of teen activist Greta Thunberg and demanding adults take action to stave off environmental disaster. (Photo by TED ALJIBE / AFP)TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images
A child walked past activists gathered for a climate rally at the University of the Philippines' campus in Manila.
TED ALJIBE

Protesters stand on blocks of ice while standing under gallows during the "Fridays for Future" demonstration at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin as a protest for climate action on September 20, 2019, as part of a global climate action day. (Photo by John MACDOUGALL / AFP)JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
Protesters stood on blocks of ice while standing under gallows during the demonstration at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin.
JOHN MACDOUGALL

A child holds a placard depicting a giraffe during a climate strike rally in Hong Kong's Central district on September 20, 2019. - Activists in Hong Kong took part in the millions-strong global climate strike on September 20 -- heeding the rallying cry of teen activist Greta Thunberg and demanding adults take action to stave off environmental disaster. (Photo by Philip FONG / AFP)PHILIP FONG/AFP/Getty Images
A child held a placard depicting a giraffe during a climate strike rally in Hong Kong's Central district.
PHILIP FONG

TOPSHOT - People attend a protest as part of the worlds largest climate strike in Sydney on September 20, 2019. - Children in Australia and the Pacific Islands kicked off a millions-strong global climate strike on September 20 -- heeding the rallying cry of teen activist Greta Thunberg and demanding adults take action to stave off environmental disaster. (Photo by PETER PARKS / AFP)PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images
People attended a protest in Sydney, Australia.
PETER PARKS