The Carbon Literacy Project: Climate Change learning for everyone.

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 "Climate change does not respect borders; it does not respect who you are - rich and poor, small and big. Therefore, it is what we call 'global challenges,' which require global solidarity."
~ Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations

HOME's Year of CL Success

HOME has had a brilliant year in terms of continuing their commitment to being leaders in the arts sector, finding new, creative ways to tackle the environmental crisis through spreading awareness and education, showing leadership through action.

Click here to find out about their work and how Carbon Literacy played a part.

Zero Carbon Britain and CL

The Center for Alternative Technology recently published ‘Zero Carbon Britain and’ – a series of independent thought papers on rising to the climate emergency. Carbon Literacy was a featured topic, discussing the importance of mobilising people in a climate emergency, and how best to go about this through education and empowerment.

Read more about Zero Carbon Britain and Carbon Literacy here.

Patagonia Community Raises $20M

Patagonia Action Works was launched this year with the aim of connecting Patagonia’s community with the NGO’s they support. This year, as part of Patagonia’s continued support to environmental NGO’s, they launched the Gift of Giving campaign through the platform. When you donated, Patagonia matched it. Thank you for contributing to a movement that has raised more than $20,000,000 for grassroots environmental groups.

Click here to read more about the campaign and how The Project benefitted.

CLO Awards Application Deadline

To make the deadline for the next wave of Carbon Literate Organisation accreditations, applications must be completed and submitted to The Project, with the appropriate fee, by 6 pm on Friday 31st January 2020.

For more info and to apply, click here.

2019 Year in Review

2019 has been another very exciting year for The Carbon Literacy Project!

Working with our incredible team of volunteers, Trustees and CL trainers, Carbon Literacy has again exceeded expectations, reaching further and wider than ever before. Thank you for being a part of it!

Click here to read more.



The Carbon Literacy Project is a unique project, working with everyone who lives, works or studies, to offer a day's worth of training to the Carbon Literacy Standard. Once Carbon Literate, we have an instinctive understanding of the carbon impacts of our activities, are able to make informed choices, and, driven by the urgency, act positively to address climate change.

Upcoming Events

Carbon Literacy for Interested Organisations (CLIO) 
28/01/2020: 9.30am - 5.00pm   Great Places Housing, Manchester

Carbon Literacy Train the Trainer Course
29&30/01/2020: 9.30am - 5.00pm      Manchester Metropolitan University

Criteria Checker Workshop
11/02/2020: 10.00am - 5.00pm      Innospace

Carbon Literacy Train the Trainer Course
20&21/02/2020: 9.30am - 5.00pm      Manchester Metropolitan University

Carbon City Zero: A deck-building card game where players race to create the first zero-carbon city.

It launched on Kickstarter in September, with all proceeds going to charity. You can read more about the game and its design process here.
Recycle your broken and unwanted electrical equipment, free of charge with ICT Reverse. ICT Reverse picks up and packages your unwanted or damaged computers, free of charge.  IT and telecom equipment donated to ICT Reverse via The Carbon Literacy Project generates funds directly for The Carbon Literacy Trust (Registered Charity Number 1156722).

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