In Delhi, about 50 school and college students marched to the environment ministry in the world's most polluted capital, carrying placards and chanting slogans demanding that the government declare a climate emergency. "Everyone's needed. Everyone's welcome".
According to the climate campaign group Friday For Future, climate strikes were expected to take place in 2,300 cities in 153 countries around the world.
But Portugal's student movement pushed on with the protest without her.
"The generations before us messed it up", said 17-year-old Robin Ebelt.
"We need to keep taking to the streets, we need to defend Paris", he said. "On the contrary, a new airport, lithium mines and bigger ports are in the works", a member of civil disobedience group Extinction Rebellion told Reuters. Extinction Rebellion planned to set up fix stations and a clothing swap as part of the event.
"On behalf of the United States Congress, I extend my gratitude to the Spanish government for hosting this critical meeting, and for elevating the priority of the climate crisis to the forefront of the global conversation", Pelosi said Saturday in a statement.
Several dozen protesters staged a dawn sit-in outside an Amazon building in the Clichy district of Paris, holding a sign saying: "No to Amazon and its world".
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One protester lay on the ground faking death, holding a sign saying: "Black Friday Reason to Grieve".
Africa contributes the least to climate change and is the least prepared to deal with it. Temperatures in parts of the continent are projected to rise more quickly than the global average.
The protest was organised by University Students for Climate Justice, one of the groups involved in a two-day protest of an global mining conference in Melbourne, which saw one protester trampled by a police horse, several hit with capsicum spray, a dozen people arrested, and provoked public criticism about the severity of the police response. She noted water shortages in parts of the country amid a drought in southern Africa.
Scores of young Nigerians marched in downtown Lagos displaying messages such as "There is no planet B" and "Stop Denying the Earth is Dying" as passing vehicles slowed and honked horns in support. "The rise in temperature is real".
Ahead of COP25, climate experts said the biggest-emitters - including the United States, Brazil and China - would likely stay "missing in action" as opposition to winding down polluting fossil fuels sharpens among right-wing policymakers.
The release of the data came as firefighters continued to battle more than 150 blazes still alight across the country that has left more than 5 million people residing in Sydney struggling under hazardous air pollution that has lingered for much of the last week.