Ridhima Pandey is a student studies at 8th standard at DAV Public School Haridwar, Uttarakhand. Her father is working for Wildlife conservation for the last 19 years. Ridhima has filed a petition in March 2017 against the Government of India in the National Green Tribunal(NGT), asserting that the Indian government has failed to fulfill its duties to her and the Indian people to mitigate climate change. Now the case is in the Supreme court of India.

She attended an International conference organized by Notre affaire a tour in Paris on 3rd November 2017. She Also joined Greta Thunberg on September 20, in her Global Climate Strike at Manhatten NewYork. Ridhima with the other fifteen teenagers has filed a complaint against five countries (Argentina, Turkey, Germany, France, and Brazil ) in the UN for not doing enough to stop Climate Change.