"Young people should speak up and hold adults accountable in the combat against climate change," said activist Greta Thunberg on receipt of Normandy's first Freedom Prize.
Protesters near the RWE Garzweiler coal mine have set up camp in preparation for their occupation of the area.
The artist Doris Salcedo directed an exhibition of public art in Bogotá in tribute to dozens of human rights leaders killed in Colombia after the signing of the peace agreement.
A large-scale artwork has been painted in south-west England to pay tribute to the extraordinary teen activist.
Climate change activists blocked several locations in London on Saturday (April 20) as part of a series of protests which have caused transport snarl-ups in the British capital
Climate activists took to the streets of London on Monday to draw attention to climate change in the EU. The demonstrations were organised by UK group Extinction Rebellion.
We can see why some of these petitions didn't make it to the House of Commons.
Party of the Dead is a Russian art and protest group
The 91-year-old had been ill for a long time after fighting for nearly seven decades to make first the Soviet Union and then Russia a better place.
Grig Richters is calling on EU lawmakers to give homes to unaccompanied children at European refugee camps.
Fonda visited the city for the first time in 50 years, and the city opened its doors wide to the American icon.
Ahead of the launch of the final series of political drama “House of Cards”, the actress spoke to Euronews about the need to showcase female leaders and the power of celebrity influence.
The exhibit at London's Tate Modern Museum aims to trigger an emotional response.
"It is a call in a way to remember that we have to work all together, even if we think differently," Cuban artist Tania Bruguera said.
Activists from anti-globalisation organisation Attac protested in front of a branch of HSBC in Paris on Saturday to mark the 10th anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis.
Some 100 protesters gathered outside the Frankfurt stock exchange on Saturday to demand a stable financial system "beneficial to humans and nature".
A Palestinian teen who rose to prominence after footage of her slapping and kicking a fully-armed Israeli soldier went viral, has been released from prison.
Her body was found in her apartment on July 23 in Paris, according to FEMEN. The death was an alleged suicide.
Dana Migaliova's son has an intellectual disability. During the Soviet period he had to be hidden away. Dana wanted to give him a normal family life and, in fighting for this, Viltis was born. Her tireless work for this Lithuanian NGO makes her our 7th #Europeanhero.
At just 30 years' old, Florin Badita has founded a movement that has single-handedly exposed endemic corruption in Romanian political life. Euronews' Sophie Claudet interviewed him to find out more.
Pusher St. in Copenhagen's alternative Christiania neighbourhood was unexpectedly closed on Tuesday morning
Björn Höcke, a German far-right politician, has described the Berlin memorial as "a monument of shame"
Don’t underestimate the power of continued, small actions to change your community.
A day before environment ministers from around the world gather in the German city of Bonn for United Nations talks on how to implement the Paris
Greenpeace demands more security and protection at nuclear power facilities.
There have been angry scenes in Argentina as tens of thousands of protesters gathered to call for a missing indigenous rights activist to be found.
Hong Kong democracy campaigners jailed for six to eight months for roles in anti-government protests known as the umbrella movement.