26/02/2016 4:40 PM AEDT | Updated 02/08/2016 1:02 PM AEST

The Amazing Young Woman Empowering Indigenous Communities To Take Action On Climate Change

When Amelia Telford walks on stage at the Sydney Opera House for the All About Women festival, she'll be speaking as an Aboriginal woman, as an environmental activist and as a young Australian who wants her voice to be heard.

Telford is the creator of Indigenous action network Seed and is passionate about explaining why indigenous communities are often adversely affected by climate change.

Catch Amelia at the All About Women festival on Sunday, March 6.