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# greta-thunberg - Friday 25 September, 2020

Greta Thunberg joins demonstrators outside Swedish Parliament for day of global climate protests

Thunberg started her solo protests outside Sweden’s parliament in Stockholm on 20 August 2018.

# greta-thunberg - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Greta Thunberg goes back to school after year off for climate

Thunberg did not say in which city or school she would be continuing her studies.

# greta-thunberg - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Thunberg urges world to tackle climate change with same urgency as coronavirus

The teenager hopes coronavirus will open up the discussion about deaths caused by climate change.

# greta-thunberg - Friday 28 February, 2020

Greta Thunberg tells Bristol climate rally she 'will not be silent while world is on fire’

Thunberg was the headline speaker at the Bristol Youth Strike 4 Climate on College Green, Bristol.

# greta-thunberg - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Greta Thunberg ‘using award money to create sustainability foundation’

The teenage climate activist was one of four recipients of the 2019 Right Livelihood Award.

# greta-thunberg - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

'We simply cannot waste any more time': Prince Charles meets Greta Thunberg in Davos

President Donald Trump left the Swiss resort expressing regret he didn’t meet Thunberg.

# greta-thunberg - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Greta Thunberg tells Davos 'pretty much nothing' has been done to fight climate change

The teenager spoke ahead of US President Donald Trump’s keynote address at the World Economic Forum.

# greta-thunberg - Monday 30 December, 2019

'We thought it was a bad idea': Greta Thunberg's dad says he was worried about her climate activism

Svante Thunberg said that he and his wife made changes in their lives to ‘save’ their daughter.

# greta-thunberg - Thursday 12 December, 2019

'Chill Greta': Trump mocks Thunberg after she was named Time's Person of the Year

In response, Thunberg changed her Twitter bio to read “Currently chilling”.

# greta-thunberg - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Greta Thunberg named Time magazine's Person of the Year

The magazine cover has a picture of Thunberg with the subtitle “The Power of Youth.”

# greta-thunberg - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

'People underestimating the force of angry kids': Greta Thunberg arrives in Lisbon ahead of UN conference

The Swedish teenager is attending this year’s UN Climate Conference in Lisbon.

# greta-thunberg - Friday 1 November, 2019

Greta Thunberg travels halfway around the world 'the wrong way' after summit location is moved

COP25 was meant to take place in Chile but is now due to be held in Spain.

# greta-thunberg - Friday 25 October, 2019

Newly discovered beetle named after climate activist Greta Thunberg

The insect measures less than 1mm and has remained unnamed after first being discovered in Nairobi in the 1960s.

# greta-thunberg - Friday 18 October, 2019

Greta Thunberg and late Brendan Grace among recipients of Dublin Lord Mayor's Award

Lord Mayor Paul McAuliffe presented the awards at a reception at the Mansion House this evening.

# greta-thunberg - Friday 11 October, 2019

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Jane Fonda arrested during climate change protest in Washington

The 81-year-old was arrested alongside 16 other protesters.

'Greta is right to be angry': Mary Robinson says she was 'moved to tears' by Thunberg

Robinson was referring to Thunberg’s address at the Climate Action Summit in New York.

# greta-thunberg - Thursday 3 October, 2019

When it comes to Ireland's sustainable energy, creating simplicity could prove complex

The government has some ambitious targets for 2030 – but industry has plenty of work to do.

# greta-thunberg - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

'It came from the heart': Tubridy offers clarification over Greta Thunberg comments

The host faced criticism for remarks he’d made discussing the climate change activist and her speech to the UN.

# greta-thunberg - Monday 23 September, 2019

'How dare you?': Greta Thunberg slams world leaders at UN climate summit Climate Change This post contains videos

'How dare you?': Greta Thunberg slams world leaders at UN climate summit

Meanwhile, US President Donald Trump made a brief unscheduled appearance today at the summit.

# greta-thunberg - Saturday 21 September, 2019

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Poll: Will the climate change strike impact government policy?

Millions of people took part in demonstrations around the world yesterday.

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'Change is coming': Millions take part in climate change strike

Thousands of people attended rallies across Ireland.

# greta-thunberg - Friday 20 September, 2019

Thousands of students set to lead third country-wide climate strike

The strike is part of a global day of action to call on governments to do more to combat climate change.

# greta-thunberg - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

'I don't want you to listen to me, I want you to listen to the scientists' Greta Thunberg appears before US Congress

President Donald Trump has openly questioned the effects of a changing climate.

# greta-thunberg - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Opinion: Irish people must reduce meat and dairy consumption and production to tackle emissions

Ireland is the third worst country in the EU for tackling climate change.

# greta-thunberg - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Greta Thunberg reaches New York by yacht after crossing the Atlantic to attend climate summit

The teenager refused to fly to avoid a plane’s gas emissions.

# greta-thunberg - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg sets sail for New York on a zero-emissions yacht

The climate activist is going to New York for a conference but won’t be meeting Donald Trump.

# greta-thunberg - Monday 6 May, 2019

'Be the hero, not the villain': Protesting students wrote to Taoiseach urging him to take climate action

Thousands of students attended climate change demonstrations across the country in March.

# greta-thunberg - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Greta Thunberg tells EU it needs 'cathedral-thinking' on climate change

“Notre Dame will be rebuilt”, Thunberg told MEPs, “I hope its foundations are strong, I hope ours are even stronger.”

# greta-thunberg - Monday 17 December, 2018

15-year-old activist tells climate negotiators at UN summit they are 'not mature enough'

Over the weekend, nations struck a deal to breathe life into the landmark 2015 Paris climate treaty.