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.
The climate change protests in Switzerland were
in part inspired by Swedish activist Greta Thunberg. Greta Thunberg is a
16-year old school girl who has been protesting against inaction on climate
She is the founder of the Youth Strike for
Climate movement under the #FridaysForFuture. She has recently been nominated
for the Nobel Peace Prize 2019.