When Yvonne decided to enter the race in Vancouver-Granville, her reason was simple – to “make climate action and a Green New Deal a reality.” She’s a youth climate justice organizer, a recent university graduate and, according to her nominators, “represents the concerns that young people across this country face in trying to grapple with the struggles of day to day life in an increasingly unequal society and in the face of a climate crisis that threatens our future”.