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#ClimateStrike: Global Strike For Future Belgium III
September 20, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
This September, millions of us will walk out of our workplaces and homes to join young climate strikers on the streets and demand an end to the age of fossil fuels.
Our house is on fire — let’s act like it. We demand climate justice for everyone!
In Belgium, Workers For Climate and the trade unions request a “just transition” to a green economy and society. We call on the EU to adopt an objective to reach zero-net emissions by at latest 2050. No time to waste: we demand more ambitious climate action on every political level, that leaves no one behind.
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“Young people have led the climate strikes. Now we need adults to join us too. We can’t stave off global heating by ourselves. Together, on 20 September, we can unleash mass resistance”
– Greta Thunberg, Kyra Gantois and 45 youth activists.
“The adults respond: we are joining the climate strikes! Prominent figures from every continent are pledging their support to join the Climate Strikes in September.”
– Naomi Klein, Naom Chomski, Sharan Burrow, general secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), and many others.