Activists raise awareness of climate change

Activists raise awareness of climate change

Caribbean youths board UN-backed Peace Boat to take their message about environmental action global

TWO YOUNG Caribbean environmental activists have spoken about their participation in a recent event aimed at highlighting climate change in the region.

St Lucian Jevanic Henry and Montserratian Ashneil Jeffers were among a number of invited activists and campaigners who took part in the latest edition of the Peace Boat’s Ocean & Climate Youth Ambassador Programme.

They joined a group of six youth ambassadors, who represented other Small Island Developing States (SIDS) including Fiji, Tuvalu, Palau, Singapore, Seychelles, and Trinidad and Tobago.

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