On Friday, 5 November, sixth form pupils from across Northern Ireland came together to debate on the biggest issue facing the planet – the climate crisis.
31 October 2021, Edinburgh, witnessed by the Viet Nam’s Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, Vice Minister of Education and Training, Assoc.
His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visited the British Council with climate change a significant focus in the lead up to COP26.
In the lead up to Cop26, the designers were asked to respond to the climate change talks’ themes of adaptation, resilience and nature for a series of online workshops created by Fashion O
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 t
Fashion Open Studio in partnership with British Council will arrange a series of ten international digital events in response to the themes of the COP26.
British Council Sri Lanka held a webinar, recently named “Trash Week” that discussed many means of proper waste management.
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.
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.
Their innivations aim to addressing climate change negative impacts by recycling plastic, inventing energy efficient devices and biodegradable packaging solution.
30 September 2021 | Mexico representative Danny Daniels was crowned international champion at the British Council’s FameLab Climate Change Communicators competition.
Ten aspiring science communicators are set to compete in the British Council’s FameLab Climate Change Communicators Online Final to become the next influential voice on climate action.
Young people around the world unanimously consider climate change to be the biggest threat facing the planet but many struggle to engage in meaningful action and have their voices heard.
Entries are now open for FameLab Climate Change Communicators, a special edition of the FameLab science communication competition, leading to the online final event in September.
A four-year scientific project conducted by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology proved that art can be a powerful tool in changing people’s perception.
The British Council hosted a special webinar, titled “The Green Economy” as part of The Climate Connection campaign. Find out more.
Can arts and culture drive the climate change dialogue? Can language help bring people together? Should it be bottom-up or top-down action?
Dr. Olumuyiwa Bayode Adegun has stressed the need to ensure urban sustainability by embracing green infrastructure in the Guardian Nigeria.
Read the press release from the side event of the UN High-Level Political Forum on climate change and human mobility.
Adrian Fenton, Senior Consultant, Public Engagement at the British Council, talks to CNN in the Philippines about FameLab Climate Change Communicators.
We are supporting new trilateral research collaborations between universities in Japan, the United Kingdom, and ASEAN countries, aimed at addressing climate change.
The Climate Connection campaign officially launched on 3 June, with the global, inter-generational Conversation for Change panel.
Nepal is one of the countries most vulnerable to climate change. We are countering climate change through innovation and empowering women and young people.
To mark the Earth Day, on 22 April 2021, we ran a Restore our Earth Facebook live discussion to raise awareness about climate change in Azerbaijan.
On 21 April 2021, more than twenty mayors and city leaders representing 19 countries from around the world met online to discuss the urgent issue of climate-forced displacement.
March 2021 | The 'Commonwealth Futures Climate Research Cohort' brings together 26 researchers from 16 countries to accelerate climate action in the run-up to COP26 in November 2021.