Greta Thunberg is a Climate and Environmental activist from Stockholm, Sweden. She came in the spotlight while leading the school strike to stop global warming and climate change, outside the Swedish Parliament and speaking at the COP24 in august 2018. Greta is well known for her straightforward speaking manner, both in public and to political leaders and assemblies. Great has won numerous honors and awards, including the “Nobel Peace Prize 2019” at a very young age.
Greta Thunberg was born on 3 January 2003 in Stockholm, Sweden. She is just 16 years old (as in 2019). Greta is the daughter of an actor Svante Thunberg and an opera singer Malena Ernman. She has a younger sister Beata.
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|Greta Tintin Eleonora Ernman Thunberg
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Greta Thunberg Personal Life/Biography
|Date of Birth/Birthday
|3 January 2003
|Age (in 2019)
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Greta Thunberg Height, Weight & Physical Stats/Body Measurements & More
|in Feet-Inches – 5’ 4.”
|in Kilograms – 48 kg
Greta Thunberg Family Members And Relatives
Greta Thunberg’s mother’s name is Malena Ernman, and her father’s name is Svante Thunberg.
She also has a sister, her name is Beata Thunberg, and her grandfather’s name is Olof Thunberg.
Greta’s father, Svante Thunberg, is an who is a Swedish author, actor, producer, and arts manager. He has even co-written Scenes From the Heart along with his wife Malena Ernman, who is an opera singer and actress.
Svante is famous for his role in Skärgårdsdoktorn, which was a Swedish television drama series that ran from 1997 to 2000.
|Malena Ernman Thunberg
|Mona Andersson Thunberg
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Greta Thunberg Education And School, College
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Greta Thunberg Favorites Things/Like & Dislike
|Malena Ernman Thunberg (her mother)
|Noodles, salad, Falafel
|Reading, Riding bicycle
Greta Thunberg Money Factor
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Some Other Additional Facts/ Information About Greta Thunberg
Currently, Greta is in the 10th standard in Stockholm, Sweden, but she became a popular Climate Activist at just the age of 16 years.
She first heard about climate change and global warming when she was eight years old, but she was unable to understand.
At the age of 11, Greta became depressed, lethargic, and stopped talking and eating too. The reason is she was suffered from Asperger syndrome, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and selective mutism.
When Greta got the reason for her illness, she said her parents to lower the family’s carbon footprint and overall impact on the environment by becoming vegetarian, upcycling, and giving up flying. Greta has said that she tried showing them graphs and data, but when that didn’t work, she warned her family that they were stealing her future.
At the age of 15, Greta began the school climate strikes and public speeches due to which she became an internationally recognized climate activist.
Initially, her parents did not like her work ( like missing classes and school), but later they realized and said, “We respect that she wants to make a stand. She can either sit at home and be unhappy, or protest, and be happy”.
Soon, other students in their communities engaged in similar protests. Under the name of Fridays for Future, they organized a school climate strike movement together. Student strikes have taken place somewhere in the world every week.
Greta got the chance to speak up in the “2018 United Nations Climate Change Conference”.
Before starting her climate strike, Greta won the article writing competition on Climate in May 2018.
Greta was awarded the Fryshuset scholarship of the Young Role Model of the Year in 2018.
In March 2019, Greta was named Swedish Woman of the Year by Swedish Women’s Educational Association.
In May 2019, she was featured on the cover of Time magazine, which named her a “next-generation leader.” Even Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people and the youngest individual Time Person of the Year in 2019. She already came in the list of the world’s 25 most influential teenagers of 2018 in Time magazine.
Greta and the school strike movement were also featured in a 30-minute Vice documentary titled Make the World Greta Again.
Greta also honored by the “German Goldene Kamera Special Climate Protection award 2019”, “Webby Awards 2019″, “Ambassador of Conscience Award 2019” by Amnesty International, first-ever Game Changer Award at the GQ “Men of the Year Awards 2019″, ” Right Livelihood Award 2019″ and many more.
Greta has given many speeches during climate strikes at various places, cities, NGOs, interviews, and conferences. She is well known for her straightforward speaking manner both in public and to political leaders and assemblies, in which she requests for immediate action to address what she describes as the climate crisis.
On 13 February 2019, she appeared in the TEDx conference, and on 23 September 2019, she has given the speech at the 2019 UN Climate Action Summit.
Numerous people are supporting to Greta while on the other side her campaign has been criticized by politicians and others including the Australian prime minister Scott Morrison, Russian president Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron, Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte.
In recent on 12 December 2019, President Donald Trump insulted Greta after came to her name as Time’s Person of the Year. He insulted Greta through twitter; he tweeted, “So ridiculous. Greta must work on her Anger Management problem, then go to a good old fashioned movie with a friend! Chill Greta, Chill!”
Greta’s father has been an actor as well as her grandfather Olof Thunberg was also an actor. Greta’s mother was an opera singer, but she quitted her international career because of giving up flying.
She is in favor of reducing her carbon footprints. Accordingly, the activist sailed across the Atlantic Ocean from Plymouth, UK, to New York, USA, for 15 days in August 2019 via solar panels and underwater turbines.
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