Tuesday 28 September 2021 – 10:04
Greta in Milan for Youth4Climate: I expect a lot of talk
Take part in a climate meeting among 400 young people from 197 countries
Milan, 28 Sept. (askanews) – The Swedish activist Greta Thunberg has arrived at the conference center where Youth4Climate opens, the three-day meeting between about 400 young people between the ages of 15 and 29, from 197 member countries of the UN Convention on climate change. “I’m fine. What do i expect? I have the same expectations as many other meetings, a lot of chatter ”said the girl, surrounded by journalists while she was waiting to be subjected to the Covid test, mandatory for everyone.
The three-day youth conference should conclude with a document that will be delivered to the politicians representing the countries. These, in turn, will meet on 1 and 2 October, again in Milan, for the pre-Cop26. In this case, it is the preparatory conference for the international summit on climate change, COP 26, scheduled in Glasgow, United Kingdom, from 1 to 12 November.