climate protests, following the example of the Swedish activist Greta Thunberg to take place next Friday in more than 1000 cities. So far, rallies in 1057 cities in 89 countries are planned, as on Monday from a list of the global network #Friday forfuture.

in Germany Alone, and are scheduled accordingly about 140 protests – as many as in any other country this Friday. Among the cities, metropolises, such as Berlin, Hamburg and Munich, but also smaller cities such as Rastede, Germany, Elmshorn, and Seligenstadt.

The organizers of #Friday forfuture want to make on Friday so comprehensive international school strikes for the climate on the legs as never before. Therefore, you have to call a “Global Strike For the Future”. The protest actions are based on the school strike of Thunberg, which had begun in August 2018, in order to demonstrate in front of the Parliament in Stockholm for a stronger commitment of Sweden against climate change. Thousands of students have followed her example ever since. The 16-Year-old self wrote on Monday on Twitter: “89 countries and 1057 places! We make it to Friday hundred?”

dpa