Mikaela Loach

She / Her

Climate Activist

Mikaela Loach is a climate justice activist, co-host of “The Yikes” Podcast, writer and fifth-year medical student based in Edinburgh. She is one of three claimants taking the U.K. government to court to challenge the Oil & Gas Authority’s policy in the North Sea and the subsidies and tax breaks the industry is given by the U.K. government.

Her organizing work and Instagram focuses on highlighting the harm caused by the fossil fuel industry and the intersections of the climate crisis with oppressive systems such as white supremacy and migrant injustice.


We need to demand more from COP27 | Mikaela Loach