Youth Council Member
Sophia Kianni is a 17 year old climate activist based in Washington, DC. Her passion for climate advocacy began after she witnessed the devestating effect pollution was having on her parents home country, Iran. She is a member of the This Is Zero Hour national partnerships team and is also a national media coordinator for Fridays for Future USA. Excerpts of her speeches have been featured in news outlets like the Guardian, Reuters, Mother Jones, and The Washington Post. Sophia is excited to work with Greening Forward in order to continue raising awareness of international environmental issues.