How to communicate about Climate Change

How to communicate Climate Change effectively to get different people interested and engaged in the subject is one of the major challenges we have as environmental organisations.

Here are some resources that we have found useful:

How to have a climate change conversation is an invaluable resource from Climate Outreach. Lots of other resources on their website, including the comprehensive ‘Britain Talks Climate: a toolkit for engaging the British public on climate change

Short Video: The Secret to Talking about Climate Change -Talking about climate change can be hard. This explainer video that gives you tips and tricks on how to have effective climate conversations with family and friends. This video was inspired by the research of Dr. Renee Lertzman, an expert in the psychosocial aspects of climate change communications. Learn more about her work at http://reneelertzman.com

This guide by Futerra explains in a visual way “how to sell climate change.” In their own words: “At Futerra we like to sell the sizzle. We believe in a climate narrative that changes hearts, minds and even behaviours. ”


Watch this webinar by Ralph Underhill, PIRC Associate and Director of Framing Matters, on how to communicate on the environment and climate change

How to talk to children about Climate Change