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Strikers fight for an emergency

Elizabeth Thomson

Thousands of students marched from their schools in support of saving the climate. They want the Government to listen to their demands, but time is running out.

Students from around the country are fighting for their futures as the world tries to tackle climate change. 

They're hoping the government will follow a number of city councils and declare a 'climate emergency.

This story is part of a bulletin that originally aired for METRONEWS on Facebook.