Greta Thunberg is a 15-year-old Stockholm native who lives at home with her parents and sister Beata. She’s a 9th grader in Stockholm who enjoys spending her spare time riding Icelandic horses, spending time with her families two dogs, Moses and Roxy. She love animals and has a passion for books and science. At a young age, she became interested in the environment and convinced her family to adopt a sustainable lifestyle.
After meeting with several climate experts and scientists, she saw a lapse in what they said and what action was being taken in society. The difference was so drastic she decided to take matters into her own hands by speaking out and going on a school strike for the climate.