Adam Currie

Adam Currie has been a climate activist ever since a freak storm sent waves crashing into his childhood home in Whakatū Nelson. He is Generation Zero's Dunedin Zero Carbon Act convener, a Sir Peter Blake Ambassador, and the New Zealand mobiliser for the global movement 'Youth for our Planet'. His passion for climate justice and rangatahi empowerment has led him to many places, from sailing on the Rainbow Warrior, fighting legal battles with oil giant OMV, and campaigning at the UN climate conference COP24.

Ātea
Oct 11, 2019

It's not just Greta: the Nobel Peace Prize belongs to indigenous climate activists

Adam Currie questions why the public are so keen to hear the Swedish teen's message over the indigenous youth who raised their voices long before Greta.

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