Activists across London, United Kingdom has held
demonstrations to highlight dangers of climate change. The protests have been
organised by Extinction Rebellion.
Extinction Rebellion is an international protest
group that uses non-violent civil disobedience to campaign on environmental
issues. They protest against politicians who ‘have failed us’, to provoke
radical change that will halt a climate emergency.
Extinction Rebellion have called for non-violent
civil disobedience to force the British government to reduce net greenhouse gas
emissions to zero by 2025 and stop a global climate crisis.
Recently, demonstrations against climate change
had been organised across several cities in Switzerland. The demonstrations
were organised by an alliance of green activist groups in Switzerland,
including Greenpeace, Swiss Youth for Climate.