The action which took place at Chika community in the Abuja Municipal Area Council of the capital city drawn Participants from a coalition of youths and community based organisations under the leadership of Comrade Terkula Ban, who is leading about 13 of such groups.
Action was a combination of climate change education, biodiversity loss, war against plastic bottles pollution, open defecation and climate smart agriculture in the Nigerian capital city with particular reference to their respective impact on the community.
The stimulating, education, advocacy as well as interactive session was facilitated by XR Abuja Coordinator, Lubem Gena.
After deliberations, the Comrade Ban thanked XR Abuja for education them on issues that have direct bearing on their lives. He stated that some of the strange things were happening around the community but they never knew that climate change is associated with such.
He therefore promised to open channels for further engagement, participation and also mobilize the over 2000 members of his coalition to join hands is environmental remediation and mitigation activities.