School Strike for the Climate

15th March 2019

150,000 students joined the #ClimateStrike in 64 locations across Australia.

The Australian school strike movement began in 2018 when school students in Central Victoria were inspired by 15-year-old Swedish student Greta Thunberg who has been striking outside Swedish Parliament every Friday since August 2018. Last November, over 15,000 Australian school students went on strike, a similar number hit the streets in 2019. Tens of thousands of Australian school students from hundreds of schools in almost 60 cities and towns across Australia will join students from 100 countries to strike from school.

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