Bella Burgemeister is 13 and comes from Bunbury, Western Australia. She is author and presenter of her book Bella’s Challenge, a kid’s take on the 17 UN Global Goals for Sustainable Development that outlines the goals in kid’s speak and sets out simple challenges kids can do help their communities and the planet. She has presented her book to over 7,000 students and over 7,000 adults around Australia. All proceeds from the book sales have gone back into sustainable development projects like Homeless lockers in Bunbury.
Burgemeister is co-president of Millennium Kids, a kid-lead environmental organisation working on ways to help the planet and was co-organiser of the School Strike 4 Climate.