Posted by: Dr. Breffni Lennon | June 23, 2012

One 11-year old’s response to tar-sands pipelines in Canada #Rio+20

Tai’Kaiya Blaney, an 11-year-old First Nations environmental activist follows in the footsteps of the likes of Buffy Saint-Marie to highlight opposition to effects of tar sands development in British Columbia, Canada.

Her recent appearance at Rio+20 can be seen here.

A background to the issues that concern her and B.C. residents can be accessed here.

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