Young members stand with strikers to get world back on track

UNISON young members are showing their solidarity with demonstrators in Glasgow today. Young people across the world are calling world leaders to take meaningful international action on climate change.

30,000 people are attending the COP26 conference in Glasgow. More than 120 world leaders will attend the UN event, which taking place from 31 October to 12 November. 

Young people are calling on world leaders to make ensure COP26 is remembered for getting the world back on track. There is still time, but we must act now. 

Photos are:

Cameron Thompson from Western Isles in front of Lews Castle in Stornoway.

Holly Bell from Aberdeenshire Branch, Holly she works for Cornerstone.

Megan is at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary where she works as a Healthcare Support Worker.

Rob Nicolson is the branch Young Members Officer and Green Officer. He works for NHS GGC.

Millie and (Roxie the dog) is the Chair of Scottish Young Members Committee – her photo is taken in Perth. She’s a nurse with NHS Tayside.

Robbie Burgess at the Kelpies. Robbie works for Falkirk Council.