Young people, climate change and COVID-19

Emily Serle and Grant Blashki

“Two thousand and twenty has been a surprising and challenging year for many young people, with the unimaginable emergence of a global pandemic and dramatic changes to our day-to-day lives. In the background, before the coronavirus was even contemplating jumping from bats to humans, there had been a global awakening that climate change is real and dangerous, especially among the young populations of the world …”