Clare Students To Strike For Climate Action

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School students in Clare will be among thousands around the country today who are downing their pens and striking for climate action.

Students in over 700 locations across 71 countries will take part in today’s action, demanding that more be done to tackle the growing problem of global warming.

The 2019 Climate Change Performance Index, released in December, singled out Ireland as the worst performing country in Europe in tackling climate change for the second year in a row.


Today’s protest in the county town will be held in the Height in Ennis from 11am and Coláiste Muire Third Year student Kate Harty is confident in their ability to change things: