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Don’t call her Greta, she’s her own fighter.

Licypriya Kangujam is a child environmental activist from Manipur. She is one of the youngest climate activists globally, at all of 8 years old. Licy has been campaigning for climate action in India for two years to pass new laws to curb India’s high pollution levels and to make climate change literacy mandatory in schools.

In March 2020 Licipriya turned down the PM’s offer of handling his social media for ‘International Women’s Day’. On the 18th of May Licypriya anounced her first book – Why I rejected PM Modi’s honour.

Also read: Do You Know These 8 Young PoC & Indigenous Climate Activists Fighting For Our Future?

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