Lance Lau Hin-yi protests outside his school in Hong Kong before class last Friday. Only 10 years old, he is passionate about saving the environment. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Lance Lau Hin-yi protests outside his school in Hong Kong before class last Friday. Only 10 years old, he is passionate about saving the environment. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Lance Lau Hin-yi protests outside his school in Hong Kong before class last Friday. Only 10 years old, he is passionate about saving the environment. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong boy stages solo Friday climate protests at school gates, inspired by Greta Thunberg

  • Lance Lau, 10, began solo protests at his Kowloon school’s gates every Friday to press case for action to reduce the greenhouse gases that cause global warming
  • Teachers and fellow students applaud his campaign, which also includes beach clean-ups, making cleaning fluid at home in Tung Chung, and handing out cupcakes

Topic |   Climate crisis
Lance Lau Hin-yi protests outside his school in Hong Kong before class last Friday. Only 10 years old, he is passionate about saving the environment. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Lance Lau Hin-yi protests outside his school in Hong Kong before class last Friday. Only 10 years old, he is passionate about saving the environment. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Lance Lau Hin-yi protests outside his school in Hong Kong before class last Friday. Only 10 years old, he is passionate about saving the environment. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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