Apib on the front line defending the climate



The Rise for Climate march on 8/9/18 saw thousands of people from hundreds of cities around the world taking to the streets, aiming to pressure world leaders to adopt more sustainable policies in response to climate change. There were more than 900 demonstrations scattered throughout the planet.

One of the largest was in San Francisco, California, which brought together more than 30.000 people. The Brazilian delegation, formed by members of Articulação dos Povos Indígenas do Brasil (Articulation of the Indigenous Peoples of Brazil) (Apib), the Brazilian delegation was among the Guardians of the Forest organizing the march.