“Sufferings of the climate vulnerable communities and personal climate anxiety motivate me to work. Its important because climate justice is the new frontier of human rights. “
Sohanur Rahman is a young climate influencer and the Chief Executive of a Youth-led organization called Bangladesh Model Youth Parliament (Protiki Jubo Sangsad). He is the country’s key young climate advocate who coordinates the largest youth network YouthNet for Climate Justice and a founding member of the global youth movement Fridays for Future Bangladesh country chapter. Sohanur was also awarded the title Youth for Water and Climate of Global Water Partnership (GWP) during COP22.