The Youth Climate Strike takes place at Teatralny Square in Warsaw and 20 other Polish cities. Young people warn of the effects of the climate crisis and demand a “fair energy transition”. Similar actions are also taking place today in other countries.
The course of the strike in the capital is reported by the reporter of tvnwarszawa.pl Mateusz Szmelter. – The participants gather in the street in front of the National Theater. New groups are constantly being added – he said at 11 o’clock.
The strike is also taking place in 20 other large Polish cities. Several hundred people gathered, incl. in Wrocław or Poznań.
“The climate crisis is a crisis of human rights. It is a crisis of the community. We can only make our common future safe, green and fair. We demand an immediate, fair energy transformation. In Poland, we are on strike in 21 cities this year” – we read in event announcements on Facebook.
Main photo source: Mateusz Szmelter / tvnwarszawa.pl