Amanpour and Company

Experts Discuss Killings of Climate Activists

Clip: 09/15/2021 | 2m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Extreme weather events have laid bare the threats posed by the climate crisis, yet while activists rally to save the planet, many of them face increasing violence. 227 environmental activists were murdered last year, according to Global Witness, which says most of the killings happened in Latin America. Global Witness CEO Mike Davis and activist Margarita Campuzano join the program to discuss.

Aired: 09/15/21

Rating: NR

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