The 16-year-old climate change activist says she tried showing them graphs and data - but when that didn't work, she warned her family that they were 'stealing her future'
'The hospitals are packed every winter, as thousands of children fall sick'
The outspoken environmental campaigner said she is 'grateful and honored' to have scooped the prize, and spoke about how much she admired her fellow nominees
The children taking part in the climate strikes, which aim to put pressure on politicians to take action against climate change, were part of the Million Dollar Vegan campaign
The 16-year-old has been garnering headlines across the globe for her work to combat climate change
Greta Thunberg gave a blistering speech at COP24 where she said politicians say they love their children - but are 'stealing their future' because of their inability to act
More and more people are starting to embrace data which shows that the production of animal foods has a devastating impact on the planet
The WWF lays out the scale of environmental catatrophe
The filmmaker and his wife often promote the benefits of a plant-based diet
The calls follow the Minister's comments that governments should not legislate for diet
New research shows there are no policies in place to support the food sector in low carbon transition
The minister said telling people to eat less meat would be the 'worst kind of nanny state'
He believes it would help mitigate the huge planetary cost of our food system
The current food system is causing major environmental problems
There are a number of measures people can implement to reduce their impact
His opinion flies in the face of recent research
The phenomenon is believed to be exacerbated by climate change
A long-running study shows that attitudes are changing
Meat-free food is more planet-friendly