XIUHTEZCATL MARTINEZ

Xiuhtezcatl Martinez

A 16-year-old indigenous climate activist, hip-hop artist, and powerful voice on the front lines of a global youth-led environmental movement. Xiuhtezcatl has travelled across the USA and to many parts of the world educating his generation about the crucial state of the planet. His message has inspired youth to join the front lines combating the environmental crisis. In 2013, Xiuhtezcatl received the United States Community Service Award from President Obama, and was the youngest of 24 national change-makers chosen to serve on the President‘s youth council.