For a long time, Canadian activists have been largely ignored, but that is now changing. The rise of climate change has spurred a new wave of activism, with young people demanding action and creating a documentary called Rebellion. As a Canadian activist, Mathur followed in the footsteps of Greta Thunberg, who joined the Fridays for Future protest in Sweden, and started a yearlong school strike. Gertler sees the climate crisis as intimately related to human rights, and says it’s crucial for young people to engage in such work.
The Ultimate Guide To The Rise Of Climate Change And Canadian Activists
The story of Canada’s newest activist is inspiring and compelling. While in Nepal, Craig Kielburger met children and labourers, bringing their plight to the public’s attention. He cleaned up children’s homes, distributed food and medicine, and requested an audience with the then-prime minister of Canada, asking to speak about the child labour issue. As a result, the young activist became a celebrity in North America and has even appeared on Oprah Winfrey’s show.
As a Canadian activist, Craig Kielburger has worked in the United States and around the world. He writes under the ‘Global Voices’ column for the Huffington Post, the Victoria Times Colonist, and the Vancouver Sun. He was previously a journalist and has won more than two dozen awards and honours. In his current position as president of Global Voices, Craig Kielburger is the head of the organization. In addition to writing for the Huffington Post, he also writes for the Waterloo Region Record, the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail, and the Vancouver Sun.Read More