The Global Climate Strike and fridaysforfuture.org have shown we have the people power we need to solve the climate crisis and end the age of fossil fuels.
But what happens next is up to us. The biggest climate mobilisation in history simply won’t be enough if it stops this week and people just go home.
Are you willing to use your power to keep up the pressure?
Here’s how you can keep up the fight after the Global Climate Strike.
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#FridaysForFuture is a movement that began in August 2018, after Greta Thunberg sat in front of the Swedish parliament every school day for 3 weeks, to protest against the lack of action on the climate crisis. Get social media updates directly from Fridays For Future:
Facebook claims to be committed to reducing its carbon footprint, but its willingness to accept money from the companies causing climate breakdown says otherwise. That’s why we’re calling on Facebook to reject the fossil fuel industry’s dirty ad money. Add your name:
The immense and rich diversity of ecosystems, incomparable fauna and flora in the Virunga and Salonga parks is threatened by licensing rounds for oil exploration by the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Demand they put a stop to it:
Tell New Zealand’s rugby team to dump AIG’s sponsorship until they commit not to insure Adani megamine
AIG is the principal sponsor of the All Blacks and it’s doing what 14 other companies have refused to do: insure the Adani Carmichael mine. The most bitterly opposed mine in Australia’s history. Call on the CEO of Rubgy NZ to dump their sponsorship:
Join a local group near you. Our movement grows from the grassroots. Use our map to find local groups near you, or consider starting your own.
#PacificPawa (EN) – Call on your local institutions to make a pledge by 2020 to transition to 100% renewable energy.
Stop Adani (EN) – Join the movement to #StopAdani and move Australia beyond coal!
Fossil Free Banks (EN) – New Zealanders need a Fossil Free Bank that guarantees a complete cut of corporate ties with the fossil fuel industry.
Our Time (EN / FR) – Our Time is a national campaign led by young people and millennials who are championing a vision for a Green New Deal for Canada.
Learn more about 350.org’s ongoing campaigns and local fossil fuel fights across the U.S. & take action in your community -> globalclimatestrike.net/usnext
Fossil Free Europe (EN / DE / FR / NL) – It’s time for our institutions to take a stand and cut their financial ties with fossil fuel companies. And it’s up to us to make sure they do.
Are you a teacher or educator? Join the call for all staff in all schools and education institutions to show solidarity with the students. Support the international student-led climate strikes. (EN / FR / DE)
Green New Deal (EN) – The Green New Deal is a plan to transform our economy, secure a liveable climate, and build a more just society in the process. It’s up to us to build a movement that can shift the balance of power, and to force political action at every level.
Are you ready to step up and use your power? The climate crisis can feel complex and overwhelming, and sometimes it’s hard to know what you can do about it. We’re holding online workshops to explore the most impactful actions you can take right now to join the movement for climate justice, whoever and wherever you are.
If you were inspired by the Global Climate Strike and want to gain some skills to campaign and organise in your own community, the online skill-ups have courses to get you started. Learn at your own pace with topics from movement building to divestment and more.