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# Fridays for Future

This year
Student: Instead of enjoying our childhood, we're forced to protest over climate change
Eva Bresnihan will join thousands of students tomorrow, 3 March in a global Fridays for Future climate protest.
Last year
Opinion: The youth climate movement has learned and grown - now is the time to be heard
Irish climate activist Jessica Dunne says she has learned a lot since the massive global protest three years ago today.
All time
One week down, one to go: what exactly has been done so far at COP26?
Greta Thunberg said on Friday: “It is not a secret that COP26 is a failure.” Is she right?
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Micheál Martin says he supports school pupils across the country striking for climate action
Protests have taken place in Cork, Dublin and Galway.
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70% of Irish people support climate strikes, but one in five oppose them
According to a survey carried out by Amarach Research for RTÉ’s Claire Byrne Live/
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Thousands of Irish schoolchildren join strike to demand government action on climate change
It follows a strike held by schoolchildren in Ireland earlier this year.