Behind weekly school strikes, a lasting movement is building its power

Written by 350.org

Back in May, Ukraine’s #ClimateStrike movement made its presence and demands crystal clear with a string of colorful, on-point mobilizations. Since then, we haven’t seen quite as many actions in the streets – but that’s only because this movement is gearing up for growth in numbers and ambition.

To get there, they’re putting new creative tactics and fresh perspectives to work.

In June, 25 young activists involved in Ukraine’s Fridays for Future movement came together to plan what the September mobilization can look like across their country.  People from 9 different cities attended the meeting, which was hosted by Irpen

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By 350.org

350 uses online campaigns, grassroots organizing, and mass public actions to oppose new coal, oil and gas projects, take money out of the companies that are heating up the planet, and build 100% clean energy solutions that work for all. 350's network extends to 188 countries.

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