Unfortunately, here in Hungary we haven’t heard about the civil disobedience actions which took place across the globe between 3-15 May 2016protesting climate change. On 6 continents 30.000 people took part in 20 bigger rallies. A good source with essential information:https://breakfree2016.org/. You can find more information on social media tagged as #breakfree2016.
The purpose was the same: keep fossil fuels in the ground and build a just transition to a new kind of 100% renewable economy (in relation to this we recommend these contents: 1, 2, 3, 4). Furthermore, the actions had the intention to show that average people could obstruct fossil-based projects: in the biggest demonstration – as seen in the latter video – protesters could delay one of Europe’s biggest producers for 48 hours.