Jakub Hrbáň is a climate activist, campaigner and community organiser. Since 2018, he has worked at the Bratislava City Hall, mainly in the area of youth work.
He is currently working primarily in the field of climate crisis solutions, an area in which he has been active since 2019 when he, assisted by others, founded the student climate movement Fridays For Future in Slovakia.
In 2020 Jakub co-founded Climate Needs You, an initiative dedicated to raising public awareness about climate change, engaging active individuals in climate solutions, and building a public movement through regional community networking.
15:55 – 16:25 Impact Stories II.: Social innovations in Slovakia – Stories of Changemakers