(TIME) — Millions around the world strike on Black Friday for action on climate change
The protests are meant to raise awareness of overconsumption and demand action at the U.N.'s COP25, which begins in Spain next week.
Climate protests are taking place around the world this Black Friday to raise awareness about the dangers of climate change. The protests are also timed to demand action during the U.N. climate negotiations, COP25, which will begin in Madrid, Spain on Dec. 2.
Climate activists say more than 80 strikes are happening in the U.S. alone. Protests have already happened in Asia and Europe. In Germany alone, activists say 630,000 turned out.