Websites related to climate change

This is just a selection – let us know if there are others you’d like to see added.

The Climate Coalition is a network of 130 organisations working on climate change. They organise Show the Love events and a mass lobby of parliament on June 26th.

You can find quick links to all the organisations involved from their site

We have another page with resources for schools

You can find relevant local organisations on this site

For explanations of the science of climate change:

Friends of the Earth.

A key site for information, action ideas and solutions to the climate crisis

Greenpeace

You can lots of background information and ideas for action on their site

The Met Office

Lots of background information

Campaign against Climate Change

A good introduction and ideas for action

Unearthed

Well researched journalism from Greenpeace

Carbon Brief

A US site which covers the latest developments in climate science

Skeptical Science

Particularly useful for debunking climate myths

Climate Lab

There are some stunning illustrations on this site:

 Campaigns 

Extinction Rebellion

Has 3 demands

1. Tell the truth Government must tell the truth by declaring a climate and ecological emergency, working with other institutions to communicate the urgency for change.

2. Act Now Government must act now to halt biodiversity loss and reduce greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2025.

3. Beyond Politics. Government must create and be led by the decisions of a Citizens’ Assembly on climate and ecological justice

Global Justice Now

Challenges the systems which are driving climate change.

Joy in Enough

A Green Christian initiative aiming at a just economy within ecological limits

Carbon tracker

An independent financial think-tank looking at the effects of decarbonising business and effects on fossil fuel investments

Eat the Seasons

A simple website which shows you what’s in season

My Plastic Free Life

Ambitious ideas for living without plastic.

 

Resources

Climate Outreach

It aims to increase public understanding and awareness of climate change. It has produced a range of reports on dealing with different groups effectively

Climate Visuals

This has a great collection of images

It’s especially worth checking out their 7 principles

 

Faith groups

CAFOD

The Catholic Agency for Overseas Development has lots of great resources including be a Zero Hero and Our Common Home plus more for schools and youth groups

Christian Aid

Lots of ideas and resources too, especially right now on divesting from fossil fuels.

Green Christian

Lots of ideas and resources

Hope for the Future

A Christian organisation which trains people in communicating with MPs

Islamic Foundation for Ecology and Environmental Sciences (IFEES) is a UK registered charity operating internationally, through programmes designed to increase knowledge and awareness, alleviate poverty, combat climate change and deal with other major environmental issues.

One Earth Sangra – a Buddhist perspective

Operation Noah

Working with the churches to inspire action on climate change, Operation Noah has resources, Bible studies and a divestment campaign.

Pray and Fast for the Climate

More resources

Quaker Peace and Social Justice

Lots of action and ideas

Tearfund

Campaigning and fund-raising especially on clean energy

Eco Church

A Rocha has an eco church project which offers a free online survey and supporting resources It covers looking after buildings and land; engaging with the local community and in global campaigns, and in the personal lifestyles of the congregation.

Wild Christian

A new site from A Rocha – a monthly programme connecting faith, nature and climate.

Worship materials

There are lots if you search hte lnks above but these links take you stright to the resources

Earth day Interfaith resources

Operation Noah

A Rocha

Christian Aid Scotland

Art and Creativity

Climatecultures

A network of artists, curators and researchers exploring cultural responses to environmental and climate change

Climatekeys

Musical conversations around the world about climate change solutions