We talk to artist Mandy Barker about her experiences of photographing marine plastic, the impact of her work, and her hopes for the future.
The Climate Connection
The Climate Connection brings people around the world together to meet the challenges of climate change. Through arts and culture, education and the English language, it is about ideas, innovation and real change.
See how the Climate Connection is continuing to support climate action along the journey to COP28 in Dubai.
Our Challenge Grants for Young People have supported 180 social action projects around the world to deliver grassroots solutions to climate issues, benefiting 114,000 people.
See how the Climate Connection is supporting COP27, COY17 and inclusive climate action across Egypt.
The British Council brings 17 Creative Commissions exploring climate change through art, science and digital technology to stimulate global conversations about climate change and to inspire transformational change.
Take a look at the resources that can help you bring positive climate action to your classroom.
Visit the Climate Connection virtual exhibition to learn about our cultural relations approach to the climate challenge and discover inspiring stories of climate action across the world.
On 28 March we held the Climate Connection Global Knowledge Exchange to showcase projects making a difference and share research insights on a cultural relations approach to climate action.
His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visited the British Council with climate change a significant focus in the lead up to COP26.
Maarya Rehman, British Council Country Director Sri Lanka, met the President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on 6 October to present the findings of our Global Youth Letter on Climate Action.
Our ten talented FameLab Climate Change Communicators share some of the latest scientific and technological developments from around the world designed to tackle climate change.
The British Council China was awarded the Annual Climate Protection Advocacy Organisation by OK Magazine China for its extraordinary work on raising the public's environmental awareness through arts and culture, education and the English language.
Watch the young artist Caelan Moriarty speaking about his support for the Climate Connection.
Discover the incredible climate researches that The Climate Connection supports and are related to climage change.
Listen to the final three new episodes of the ten-part podcast series.
British Council has produced a variety of lesson plans that English teachers can use to integrate climate change themes into existing curricula, aimed at a variety of age groups.
A series of five roundtable discussions bringing together key actors from the COP26 priority countries to explore the multiple roles the HE sector plays in combatting the climate crisis.
#Destination Zero is launching the second round now, starting from 15 November 2021 to 29 November 2021! Submit your ideas!
Their innivations aim to addressing climate change negative impacts by recycling plastic, inventing energy efficient devices and biodegradable packaging solution.
Stories from UK alumni - get inspired by watching videos about how ten UK alumni built their successful green careers.
Check out this video from superstar South Korean group BLACKPINK encouraging fans to take climate action for #COP26.
Watch the recording of the Conversation for Change – the online panel launching The Climate Connection.
Watch their conversation about the issues facing the planet, and what we can do to meet the challenges of climate change.