A combo photo shows Greta Thunberg standing on a step as she speaks at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Reuters
The 50th annual meeting of the forum will take place in Davos from Jan. 21 until Jan. 24, 2020.
Her photographs were shared on social media platforms. The hashtag #gretathunberg remained on top of the Twitter trends on most of Tuesday.
The Swedish teenager told business and political elites that they aren't doing enough to tackle the climate emergency and warned them that time was running out.
"We need to start listening to the science, and treat this crisis with the importance it deserves," said the 17-year-old, just as US President Donald Trump was arriving in Davos, where he later gave a speech.
"Without treating it as a real crisis we cannot solve it,” Thunberg said.
She dismissed the notion that climate change is a partisan issue, insisting that "this isn't about right or left."
"My generation will not give up without a fight," she said.
Her views were echoed by other climate activists, such Natasha Wang Mwansa, an 18-year-old activist from Zambia who campaigns for girls’ and women’s rights. She told an audience in Davos that "the older generation has a lot of experience, but we have ideas, we have energy, and we have solutions."
Swedish activist Greta Thunberg said Monday she has returned to school after a year off campaigning to curb climate change.
Greta Thunberg has said that the world needs to learn the lessons of coronavirus and treat climate change with similar urgency.
Swedish climate activist invested in new eponymous foundation with the prize money from an international award “to promote ecological, climatic and social sustainability as well as mental health.”
It jailed him for 15 years for homicide and five months for desecration of a corpse after he chopped up his mother's body and ate "her cadaver over at least 15 days," feeding some to his dog.
Dr. Farida Al Hosani, Official Spokesperson of the UAE Health Sector and Director of the Communicable Diseases Department of the Abu Dhabi Public Health Centre (ADPHC), said, “An increase in infection was observed in the country, especially after the Eid Al-Fitr holidays, which was caused by several reasons, one of which was the failure to adhere to the precautionary measures and the large number of gatherings.
Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed toured the House of Wisdom, reviewing the various facilities of the project, including halls, lobbies, exhibitions and various spaces, and the library, which includes about 305,000 printed and electronic books...
“We stress that virus mutations pose a high risk to society, especially for those who are not vaccinated. Therefore, we call upon members of the community who are not vaccinated to take the available vaccinations.”