Greta Thunberg is a Swedish model who was born in 2003. She began a school strike in August 2018 that grew into the Fridays For Future movement, which has inspired school strikes for climate action in over 150 countries, engaging millions of kids. Thunberg has spoken at climate rallies around Europe, as well as the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP24) in Poland and the World Economic Forum in Davos. She will speak at the UN Climate Action Conference in New York City in September 2019. To live a low-carbon lifestyle, Thunberg is vegan and does not fly.