Swedish youth climate activist Greta Thunber, 16, sits on the side among other youth climate activists at a news conference about the Green New Deal hosted by U.S. Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Sept. 17, 2019.
In her Twitter post on Tuesday, she said she would set sail from Virginia in the morning on a 48-foot catamaran whose owners have offered her a ride across the Atlantic.
"La Vagabonde" left shortly before 8am with six people on board for the trip: Elayna Carausu, 26, and her partner Riley Whitelum, 35, together with their 11-month-old boy Lenny; 26-year-old professional British sailor Nikki Henderson, Greta, and her father Svante.
The Santiago summit was cancelled by Chile's government because of political unrest in the South American country and moved to the Spanish capital of Madrid. "If anyone could help me find transport I would be so grateful".
Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg said on Tuesday that US President Donald Trump's climate change denialism was "so extreme" that it had helped galvanise the movement to halt long term planetary warming.
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This left Thunberg in need of a boat ride back to Europe.
Argentine street artist Andres Petreselli, who signs his work Cobre, says the portrait of Thunberg, 16, was unusual because he typically does not address politics, religion or sports.
"We just said yes straight away because we just did a big 10-day sail and we loved it so much and we're pretty keen for another adventure like this", Carausu told CNN. Thunberg wrote on Facebook, also posting a photo of her crew.
Thunberg refuses to fly due to the high levels of emissions from air travel and instead uses boats, trains and electric cars to get around. "Because it feels like if we just continue like now, nothing's going to happen". "Traveling around is very fun and I'm very privileged to have the opportunity to do so, but it would be nice to get back to my routines again", she said.
The COP25 Summit will take place in Madrid from December 2 - 13.