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.