“Children and young people are among the most severely impacted by the knock-on effects of COVID-19, so it is only natural that they would want to do something about it”, the UNICEF chief continued. “Through her activism, Greta Thunberg has proven that young people are ready to take a stand and lead change in the world.”
It’s a child rights crisis – Thunberg
“Like the climate crisis, the coronavirus pandemic is a child-rights crisis”, said Ms. Thunberg. “It will affect all children, now and in the long-term, but vulnerable groups will be impacted the most”.