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Greta Thunberg holds news conference ahead of sailing trip to New York

United Kingdom, Plymouth

Greta Thunberg, the teenage environmental activist from Sweden, is set to address the media in Plymouth, UK on Wednesday, August 14, before sailing off to New York on board Malizia II for the UN Climate Action summit.

Thunberg was offered a place on the high-speed yacht while searching for the most eco-friendly way to travel to the event. She will make the crossing with her father, captain Boris Hermann, a member of the Monaco Royal family and a Swedish documentary maker.

Date of startAugust 14, 2019
Time of start12:20
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Greta Thunberg, the teenage environmental activist from Sweden, is set to address the media in Plymouth, UK on Wednesday, August 14, before sailing off to New York on board Malizia II for the UN Climate Action summit. Thunberg was offered a place on the high-speed yacht while searching for the most eco-friendly way to travel to the event. She will make the crossing with her father, captain Boris Hermann, a member of the Monaco Royal family and a Swedish documentary maker.