Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg delivers a speech during a meeting with the environment committee of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters

Forget Brexit and focus on climate change, Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg tells EU leaders

  • Referring to Monday’s Notre Dame fire, she calls for ‘cathedral thinking’ to tackle environmental challenges
  • Ten-minute speech is interrupted by frequent applause and ends with 30-second standing ovation
Topic |   Climate change

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Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg delivers a speech during a meeting with the environment committee of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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A demonstrator shouts during a protest near Parliament in London, Friday, April 12. Photo: AP Photo

Climate change protesters threaten to block central London roads for days in bid to to compel government to take action

  • Protesters plan to block traffic at Marble Arch, Oxford Circus, Waterloo Bridge, Parliament Square and Piccadilly Circus
Topic |   Climate change

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A demonstrator shouts during a protest near Parliament in London, Friday, April 12. Photo: AP Photo
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