The young activist and symbol of the movement against climate change accused politicians and corporate leaders of empty rhetoric and hollow pledges.
Whether we agree with Greta Thunberg or not, climate change is a real threat faced by ever more people in every corner of the planet.
This awareness – from recycling to ecological means of transportation – demonstrates that citizens are willing in their daily lives to adopt environmental-friendly practices.
Irresponsible leaders and the timidity and reluctance of other major economies such as China's to cooperate in order to reverse climate change leave little room for optimism.
The more we realise our entry into this new climatic cycle the better we can respond as a country and society to the needs of this threatening period of indeterminate length.
The urgent issue is the international, collaborative handling of disasters through a new “Environmetalist International”.