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A Swedish teenage activist and the global school movement she leads to campaign against climate change received Amnesty International's most prestigious human rights award Monday.

Greta Thunberg, 16, and the "Fridays for Future" movement received the Ambassadors of Conscience Award at a ceremony held in Washington, DC, during which the student activist praised those who work to combat climate change. EFE-EFE