Yaquemilsa Fredelinda Matiashi Vicente (25) from Peru is an environmental engineering student, an indigenous environmental activist, a member of Fridays for Future Peru, and president of the Association of Young Indigenous and Amazonian Settlers of the Megantoni. Here, she writes about the project BB4CA, which she was part of. The project brought together young climate experts from Latin America, the Caribbean and Europe. It was financially supported by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety and it is legally carried by the German Youth NGO Klimadelegation e.V.
Activist Jada Lauren Kennedy talks about how she became first a climate activist and later an activist focusing on the intersectionality of the different crises we face in our systemy. She tells, what has led her to this pathand the identity crisis she faces as a young womxn of color.
Teaser: In the last part of our Corona Interview Series we speak to two climate activists from the Small Island State Fiji, which is especially exposed to the consequences of climate change. Lavetanalagi Seru and Komal Narayan are both active … Read More
How do young people on the South American continent experience the COVID-19 pandemic and the consequences of climate change? In this part of our interview series we get to know the living worlds of Elenita Sales from Brazil and Ati … Read More
How do young people on the African continent experience the COVID-19 pandemic and the consequences of climate change? In this part of our interview series we learn from Ravel Djielon Moutcheu, lawyer and scientist in Cameroon and Daniel Anyorigya, journalist … Read More
In the second interview of our series on Covid-19 and climate change in countries of the Global South we talk with Pratikshya Aryal, Kavita Khanal and Samita Ghimire from Nepal. They report about the situation in their home country due … Read More
Today, we start with our interview of the series on Covid-19 and climate change in countries of the Global South. We start the first part of this series in the Caribbean with Rubén Herrera and Daniela Larios from Cuba and … Read More
This artikel is part of the series Crises in times of global inequality — find more articles HERE. Besides countless articles on Lufthansa, car summits and issues alike, we currently hear very little about the effects of the corona pandemic … Read More