Germany - Labour union calls on 2 million members to join climate strike - August 31, 2019

Service sector labour union Ver.di calls on its 2 million members to join the global Fridays for Future climate strike on 20 September. The union will not proclaim an official general strike but encourages its members to join. The Fridays for Future student movement calls for a global climate strike on 20 September, and plans protests in more than 100 towns and cities.

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