Activists hit the street in Sofia, Bulgaria.
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Best For The World: Governance These honorees embody what it means to use business as a force for good. MENU close About. B Economy. For B Corps. Dreams cannot stand in the way of telling it like it is, especially not now. Thank you ClimateCrisis and everyone else marching! High school students at Montgomery Blair High School walked out of class and boarded the Metro, escorted by police, according to the Washington Post. Young students marched in Mexico City. Mexico has been identified by the UN as a country that's especially vulnerable to irreversible changes as a result of climate change, including an increase in the sea surface temperature of the Gulf of Mexico, sea level rise affecting coastal areas, and intensification of hurricanes.
We support you, climate strikers. With love and hope from Antarctica. ClimateStrike FridaysForFuture. Strikers even included a small group of researchers stationed in Antarctica, who brought the tally of continents featuring strikes up to seven. Thousands marched down De la Loi street in Brussels, Belgium as part of the global climate strike. Young people protested in La Paz, Bolivia, on Friday. In , the worst drought in 25 years caused the Bolivian government to declare a state of emergency in over half the country. Poorer and rural areas have been hit hardest. Protesters in Brazil assembled in Rio de Janeiro.
Since his election, Brazil's far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, has rolled back environmental laws and opened up large portions of the Amazon to mining and logging industries in the country. The fires in the Amazon drew widespread attention and criticism to these moves both globally and within Brazil itself.
Global climate strikes: Protesters rally around the world
Climate protesters in South Africa held signs while on strike outside local government offices in Johannesburg. Tokyo ClimateStrike at famous Shibuya scramble crosswalk, while everyone else waiting on red lights. Thousands of students and environmental activists protested in Tokyo, calling on the city government to push for lower carbon emission reduction goals, according to the Japan Times. Nearly a thousand protesters marched in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, some wearing outfits made from plastic bottles.
Young women attended a climate strike in Kabul, Afghanistan, flanked by the Afghan security forces. Every year, B Lab recognizes the top-performing B Corps creating the greatest impact through their businesses.
These businesses are proving that competing not only to be best in the world but best for the world is a winning strategy, and they can lead the way as mainstream businesses join our movement. Best For The World: Overall.
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Best For The World: Environment. Leading the way toward a more sustainable and regenerative planet, these companies put the environment first in their everyday business practices.