Environmentalist Greta Thunberg visits
visits the heart of the Canadian oil and gas industry
and appeared in downtown Calgary on Wednesday
And plans to participate in the climate change strike
at the Alberta Legislature in Edmonton on Friday
On Wednesday morning in Stephen Street in downtown Calgary
he told the Canadian journalist that
she had no plans for public events in Calgary
and would travel to Edmonton in a matter of hours.
Last month, she participated in a climate strike in Montreal
when hundreds of thousands of people participated in the parade
She called on world leaders
to take concrete action on climate change
and added that the protests should continue
until changes are implemented.
At the age of sixteen, she also met with
Liberal Party leader Trudeau in Montreal
telling him that the Canadian government
has not done enough to deal with climate change.
On Saturday, Sandberg announced on Twitter that
she will travel to Alberta after many appearances in the United States.
Her visit caused a different reaction
before she arrived
The provincial environment minister said
Sandberg “does not understand” the province
and said that the government will not prepare for the visit of the teenager
Environment Minister Jason Nixon said in a speech outside
the Edmonton Alberta Parliament on Tuesday that
Speaking to reporters
Sandberg has not yet contacted the Conservative government
and has no plans to contact her
Some people also expressed dissatisfaction with her visit.