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Áine Nic Chárthaigh and her daughter Iona Logan (17), from Raheen, Limerick. She says her daugher has helped her become more eco-conscious. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

Áine Nic Chárthaigh, a mother of one in Limerick City, has always considered herself a fairly committed environmentalist. That was until her daughter(...)

Too late? A protester on a rally against climate change inaction in Manhattan, on Friday. Photograph: Brittainy Newman/ New York Times

The scale of climate protests globally has heaped much additional pressure on global leaders meeting in New York this weekend to make more meaningful (...)

Students take to the streets during for the Global Climate Strike in Dublin’s Merrion Square on Friday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

Millions of people across the world have taken part in rallies urging their governments to take immediate action to reduce carbon emissions and limit (...)

Teen activist Greta Thunberg walks at the Global Climate Strike march on Friday in New York City. Photograph: Getty Images

New York hosted the largest of Friday’s climate action rallies with well in excess of 100,000 people marching through Lower Manhattan demanding greate(...)

German chancellor Angela Merkel: Greenpeace Germany  claims her policy leaves Germany “miles behind its obligations from the Paris climate agreement”. Photograph: Axel Schmidt/AFP/Getty

German climate campaigners and opposition poured scorn on chancellor Angela Merkel’s government on Friday, describing its new climate change proposals(...)

Students at the global climate change strike in Dublin’s Merrion Square on Friday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The Government can no longer ignore or delay action on climate change following Friday’s protests by thousands of young people throughout Ireland, Opp(...)

Students at the global climate change strike in Dublin’s Merrion Square on Friday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

Shortly before 2pm on Friday the sometimes excited and sometimes enraged chatter of the young people flooding three sides of Dublin’s Merrion Square c(...)

National schools in Dublin Glasnevin  joined forces  and held their own climate strike in the Albert Park. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

On a day that has seen what could be the largest climate protest across the globe in history, thousands of students marched from Dublin’s Custom House(...)

Members of Fridays for Future urging action on climate change outside the Dáil in February. File photograph: Alan Betson

Whether or not you have a reusable water bottle, or sometimes cycle to work instead of taking the car, may seem irrelevant when you consider, for exam(...)

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg walks with protesters during the Global Climate Strike march in New York. Photograph:  Getty Images

Millions of students and protesters took to the streets across the world on Friday, including thousands in Ireland, to demand urgent action from polit(...)

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