New York: There were street protests in more than 2,000 locations worldwide demanding urgent action on climate change.
This event has attracted global people to a great extent.
The People’s Climate March which campaigns against carbon emissions, was ahead of the UN climate summit expected to start in New York next week.
In Manhattan, organizers said that some 310,000 people were joined a march also attended by UN chief Ban Ki-moon.
Earlier, huge demonstrations were taken place in Australia and Europe regarding the global climate change.
The UN Secretary General was accompanied by Primatologist Jane Goodall and the French Ecology Minister, Segolene Royal.
New York hosted the largest ever Sunday’s protests in which about 600,000 marchers were participated.
Video on rallies protesting climate change