"These young people understand the dire threat the Earth is facing, and they are calling for realistic and reasonable responses to the crisis", said MTA Vice President Max Page.
Glasgow City Council has become the latest to confirm that students who miss school to take part in global climate protests will not face punishment.
"And our government refused to listen". But in walking out of school as citizens they are sending a powerful signal to political leaders and "adults" more generally that our continued action and inaction is violating their right to a future.
Local groups including Byron Shire Climate Emergency Guidance Group, Zero Emissions Byron, COREM, Creative Mullumbimy, The Brunswick Valley Historical Society and Mullum SEED issued a statement of support for the students.
She said that it is "kind of sad" that students have to take it upon themselves to push for policy changes "to ensure that our future is protected".
"It is important that normal process is followed if there was an absence on the day for the safety of the students, and to keep families informed of the actions of their children".
Below, Alexia tellsWomen's Agenda why she made a decision to get so heavily involved in the climate strike, her part in the initiative Climate Leaders and why she can't sit at school anymore and do nothing.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gave her support on Wednesday to a youth movement urging government action to tackle climate change ahead of protests by students across the world later this week. In February, she told the Financial Times, "People tell me that they are so hopeful when they see me, and other children 'school-striking, ' and they say, 'Oh the children are going to save us.' But no, we aren't".
"Above all, it is a message that should unsettle us all into action - hope is not enough when the wellbeing and survival of the planet and those who inhabit it are at stake".
"We applaud the strong leadership shown by young people in advocating for a safe and healthy future for everyone". The aim of Climate Leaders is to recruit even more of these kind of candidates - people who can represent young voices and deliver visionary climate policy. "The science has been clear for a really long time, but we've never really faced the issue head on". To Noor, the "we" means youth.
The other big announcement for this game is that it will also be available on Steam too, not just the Microsoft store. The less said about the non-event of Halo 5's multiplayer launch on PC (nobody even remembers it), the better.
But Simeone is adamant his side will take nothing for granted despite their commanding advantage from the first leg. Cristiano Ronaldo says he is happy at Juventus and is enjoying scoring goals in Italy.
People are committed to "BJP hatao-desh bachao", he said referring to the oft-repeated slogan of the opposition parties. They said that holding of elections during Ramzan would cause inconvenience to the Muslim community.
Some of the features includes personalised recommendation, pre-made playlists across genre, mood, activity, or language. Indian users can now join in on the fun, with both YouTube Music and Premium officially launching in the country.
The Bills' leading receiver last year was second-year player Zay Jones, who posted 56 receptions, 652 yards and seven touchdowns. Josh Allen will have some help next year in the form of John Brown and Cole Beasley .
The league also suspended him for the first game in 2016 under its personal-conduct policy after he tried to outrun police in St. Defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson will join the Cleveland Browns from the Minnesota Vikings , according to multiple reports .
It's that time of the year when developers and advanced users look forward to the beta builds of Google's latest Android release. First spotted my Mishaal Rahman from XDA Developers the bug tracker for Android Q Beta has been opened up by Google.
According to him, the fight for the web is one of the most important causes of the present generation. March 12 is a special day in the history of the Internet - it is the birthday of the World Wide Web .
Some Acura vehicles made between 2002 and 2006 are also covered under the recall, including MDX, EL, TL and CL. Honda owners are expected to be told to take their vehicles to dealers to have the inflators replaced.
It crashed about midway through its flight in San Carlos de Guaroa municipality in the plains province of Meta . Less than 150 of the 607 civil versions built are still airworthy, according to FlyDC3.com .
Australia court jails cardinal for six years — George Pell
In sentencing Pell on Wednesday, a judge said the cleric had committed "a brazen and forceful sexual attack on the two victims". Under Australian law it's illegal to identify sex abuse victims or reveal information that could expose who they are.
Halo Infinite will be revealed at E3 2019
If a game looks like it will release in 2020, should we expect it to be pushed to more powerful consoles? During this interview, it was also revealed that at one time, Halo 4 nearly went to Gearbox.
Packers signing free agent safety Adrian Amos
He has twice finished with eight sacks in a season - in his rookie year in 2015 and again in 2017. Smith, 26, leaves the Washington Redskins and is expected to improve Green Bay's pass rush.