Paloma Costa is a young climate-activist from Brasília, currently finishing her studies in Social Science at the University of Brasilia.
She’s an advisor at Instituto Socioambiental, on social-environmental rights, including indigenous and traditional peoples, being responsible for bringing the youth perspective to the organization.
She is part of several networks and co-founded #FreeTheFuture movement and Ciclimáticos.
Alongside with the UN Secretary-General, she participated in the opening of the Climate Action Summit and represented the NGO’s on the 43º session of the UN Humans Rights Council. Recently, she was appointed to be part of the UN SG’s Youth Advisory Group on Climate Changes.