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All Points North #61: Talk is cheap - is Finland doing enough to fight climate change?

In the week Finnish youth take to the streets to demand action, All Points North looks at Finland’s moves to tackle climate change.

In the week Finnish youth take to the streets to demand action, All Points North looks at Finland’s moves to tackle climate change. Audio: Yle

Finland aims to be carbon neutral by the year 2035, but what changes does that demand? And what adjustments can you make to your everyday life to help?

Our guests Riina Pursiainen, vice-chair of the Finnish chapter of Youth Agenda 2030, and Amanda Rejström of social enterprise Spark Sustainability explore the issue in the week school students across the world--and in Finland--are out on the streets protesting against inaction on climate change.

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This week's presenters were Ronan Browne and Egan Richardson. The show's producer was Priya Ramachandran D'souza, and this week's sound technician was Joonatan Kotila.

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