'World is literally on fire': COP26 climate protests

Another protester, 17-year-old Dylan Hamilton, said the "world is literally on fire."

Protesters say they will be scrutinizing the commitments made by global heads of state, but they're not optimistic that the commitments needed will show up in the fine print.

This week, a United Nations report said current pledges put the world on track for an average 2.7C temperature rise and a separate report in August warned that global warming caused by greenhouse gas emissions could breach 1.5C in the next two decades.

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