Afsana Akter is a youth climate activist with the Alliance for Climate Education (ACE) and Global Kids. She was born in Bangladesh and moved to Brooklyn when she was ten years old. She is a recent graduate of Brooklyn School for the Collaborative Studies and a current freshman at Barnard College in New York City.
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Wednesday, September 10, 2014
World's Youth Are Ready to March for Bold Action on Climate
If young people are looking for an invitation, this is it . Climate change is here and it’s not going away. This is the time to change everything and we need America’s youth to make it happen. I am a Muslim woman who grew up in Bangladesh. I moved to Brooklyn when I was ten years old and have been...