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Climate Change & Consciousness conference - Findhorn Foundation

By guest blogger, Kim Maida;* another in our series on those attending CCC19.

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Seventeen-year-old Xiuhtezcatl Martinez has been at the forefront of a youth-led, worldwide environmental movement since the age of six. Motivated by the belief that the Earth must be protected and preserved for future generations, Martinez has delivered his calls for action to world leaders at the Rio+20 United Nations Summit in Rio de Janeiro and the UN General Assembly. For the past 11 years, he has delivered speeches around the world about the urgent need to address climate change for the sake of generations who will inherit the Earth we leave behind. His work has been featured by PBS, CNN, HBO, MTV, National Geographic, Rolling Stone, Vogue, and many other prominent media outlets. His strategy for change not only targets those in power, but also embraces grassroots approaches driven by young activists wanting to address climate change…

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