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Climate Change Week
Friday, 08 February 2013 14:03

Climate Week 2013Britain's Biggest Climate Change Campaign – 4 to 10 March 2013

Climate Week is a supercharged national campaign to inspire a new wave of action on climate change. It culminates in thousands of events and activities, planned by organisations from every sector of society. Showcasing real, practical ways to combat climate change, the campaign aims to renew our ambition to create a more sustainable, low-carbon future.

 

You can register now for the Climate Week Challenge, which is judged by celebrities and it is completely free to take part. The Climate Week Challenge in 2012 was Britain's biggest ever environmental competition, with over 130,000 people participating in the one day and one-hour versions. This is a fun and easy way for kids of all ages to get involved in the campaign. The challenge is kept a secret until the start of Climate Week, and everyone who takes part receives a certificate for their efforts. This year the winners from key stage 4 got to travel to London to make a working prototype of their invention!

There are a number of other elements to the campaign including our low-carbon food campaign. Bubble and Squeak for Climate Week is encouraging people to make the food that they eat a part of the solution to climate change. They can do this by joining in the call to action of eating a low carbon meal during Climate Week, either by using up leftovers to make Bubble and Squeak or by cooking food made from local ingredients or less meat and dairy.

Register your event or activity now at www.climateweek.com. By registering your event, you can help build a social movement for change, encourage others in your area to run their own event, and profile the fantastic work that you are doing to stakeholders and staff, customers and the community, members and the media. All registered events appear on our online map, so this is your chance to shine.  

To find out more about getting involved in Climate Week go to www.climateweek.com, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   or telephone on 020 3397 2609. You can also find us on twitter @climate_week or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/climateweek.org