Bushfires in Australia in January 2020 destroyed lives, properties and wildlife.
A research by the World Weather Attribution consortium mentioned that world warming boosted the danger of the recent, dry climate prone to trigger fires by 30%.
Teenage local weather activists Airly, Ava and Will need extra to be achieved to deal with local weather change in Australia, one of many world’s greatest per capita greenhouse gasoline emitters.
“Climate Action” is Goal 13 of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, a set of targets introduced in 2015 to remodel lives all over the world by 2030. The UN desires nations all over the world to take “urgent action” to fight local weather change.
This video is a part of Project 17, a BBC World Service collection produced in partnership with the Open University, through which 17-year-olds have a look at progress on the UN’s 17 targets. Find programmes and videos here.
Producer: Phoebe Keane
Video Journalist: Eleanor Layhe