Amongst celebrity campaigners who joined the London march were Emma Thompson (see Vine, above), Peter Gabriel and Vivienne Westwood. They joined more than a thousand people demonstrating ahead of a UN climate change summit this week.
Protests have also been taking place across the world, in cities including New York, Istanbul, and New Delhi.
You can see Channel 4 News Vines and Instagram pictures from the London march below, as well as pictures and video from around the world.
Among celebrities out in New York, where the UN climate summit is being held, was Leonardo DiCaprio who joined Ban Ki-moon in saying that now is the “pivotal turning point” in the battle against climate change (see video, above)
Climate March around the worldTigerPeople carrying a large march in the People’s Climate March in Istanbul.cameramake NIKON CORPORATIONheight 485orientation 1camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop Elemoriginaldate 9/20/2014 4:36:46 PMwidth 730cameramodel NIKON D300S‘Planet Saver Express’People participating during the â??Climate Change Marchâ?? at Mandi House to Jantar Manta, New Delhi.cameramake NIKON CORPORATIONheight 485flash 13camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop Elemoriginaldate 9/20/2014 4:21:33 PMwidth 730orientation 1cameramodel NIKON D300SA message for Tony AbbottClimate change protesters with a message for the Australian PM, in a park in Sydney.height 485width 730orientation 1camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop Elemoriginaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AM‘Don’t procrastinate’The People’s Climate March in New Delhi.cameramake NIKON CORPORATIONheight 485orientation 1camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop Elemoriginaldate 9/20/2014 4:15:55 PMwidth 730cameramodel NIKON D300S‘Oil is filthy’Environmental campaigners in a park in Sydney.height 485width 730orientation 1camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop Elemoriginaldate 1/1/0001 6:00:00 AMIstanbul marchHundreds of people march as part of a worldwide protests demanding action on climate change.cameramake Canonheight 485flash 16camerasoftware Adobe Photoshop Elemoriginaldate 9/20/2014 5:00:00 AMwidth 730orientation 1cameramodel Canon EOS 70D