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We're bringing people around the world together to address climate change in the lead up to COP26.  ©

Mat Wright

The Climate Connection: join our climate activities in the run up to COP26

The British Council is working with partners across the UK and worldwide to support the success and legacy of COP26, creating opportunities for climate cooperation, dialogue and action.

Here we'll publish our latest opportunities and links to resources designed to help tackle climate change.

Climate change content

Access our climate classroom materials for schools

Visit our climate change hub to access classroom materials for your school. Try our challenges and practical experiments, and help your school create a pollution-catcher.

Watch 'How to Save the Planet: In conversation with Dr. Jane Goodall DBE, Tara Shine and Anna Kernahan'

We have partnered with the Northern Ireland Science Festival to present an inter-generational conversation on the key issues facing the planet and what we need to do to influence policy makers and the public.

Climate change resources for students 

Apply for one of our 26 GREAT Scholarships for COP26

Scholarships are for students from Egypt, Nigeria, Pakistan, Turkey and Vietnam who want to study at a UK university for a one-year postgraduate course in a climate change-related subject. Each scholarship offers a minimum of £10,000 towards tuition fees.

Climate change projects and initiatives

Through our work, we are bringing people around the world together to collaborate on creative and innovative solutions to address climate change.


There’s more coming soon. Please check this page for updates on further opportunities and information about our work to help tackle climate change.

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