Climate strikes

Climate change is a growing concern for young people in Greater Victoria. (Black Press Media file photo)

University of Victoria study gauges young Canadians’ opinions on climate, energy policy

Researchers have surveyed people aged 18 to 29 at local environmental rallies in recent years

 

Charlotte Brady (left) and Anastasia Castro head the Kids For Plastic Free Canada. They were two of the students present at a special presentation to the B.C. Minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy on Tuesday afternoon. (File contributed/ Margaret McCullough)

Victoria students, climate activists urge province for protection beyond a plastic bag ban

Kids for Plastic Free Canada, Surfridermeet with Minister of Environment and Climate Strategy

 

Local businesses like Discovery Coffee will be closing for the entire, or part, of the day in support of the student-led climate action strike. (Nicole Crescenzi/ News Staff)

More than 50 Greater Victoria businesses to take part in Friday’s climate strike

Many businesses will close their doors for the day in support of the Global Climate Strike