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Europe floods: ‘German Greta’ criticises politicians’ ‘almost hypocritical’ short-term support and lack of long-term action on climate change

Sky News

By Victoria Seabrook

July 16, 2021

The climate activist known as the “German Greta” has accused her country’s government of offering short-term support for flooding victims while failing on long-term climate change prevention.

Luisa Neubauer said what frustrates many people is that “the government is willing to support [those in need due to flooding] in the short term, while long-term measures, meaning effective climate action, meaning effective prevention, is not something that is being discussed”.

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