Youth 4 Climate Action March
Memorandum presented to the Department of Mineral Resources Regional Office in Durban.
By the Youth of Durban together with Oceans Not Oil, Earthlife Africa Durban, South African Youth Climate Change Coalition, South Durban Community Environment Alliance, WildoceansSA, FrackFreeSA, People’s Climate Durban, 350.org, Youth for MPA’s and Extinction Rebellion South Africa.
15 March 2019
The issue of climate change has become an urgent crisis and we the youth are demanding action from the Department of Mineral Resources. We are marching along with thousands of other young people across the globe, united by the fact that we all share the same future. We want to enjoy life as you have, and let our children and grandchildren enjoy the all of the amazing natural world. We want to have a fun, friendly future and that is why we are freeing our voices. Listen to us today! We can no longer sleep walk into environmental collapse. We are here to tell you to “WAKE UP”. We have listed our demands, which you should heed as we will inherit what you put into place today.