Be part of the solution

What you can
do

It is true that we have to halve emissions by 2030. The world won’t end on 1 January 2031 but the world could be a very different, and inhospitable, place for our future generations if we pass this safe threshold. We all need to play our part and make change happen. Here are some simple actions you can take in your daily life.

PERFORM HOPE

Perform Hope – doing small, environmentally conscious acts every day (using renewable energy, sharing a social media post, trying one of our interactive tools all add up to a tomorrow full of hope. Sign the manifesto today.

USE YOUR CONSUMER POWER

Use your power and think about what you buy and who you buy it from.

Tweet your favourite brands and ask them what they are doing to reach net zero. Words aren’t enough – ask them for proof. Check out our Save the Flavors and Save Chocolate campaigns over on Climate Basecamp.

USE YOUR VOICE

Hold your government leaders and CEOs to account – sign up for updates from Race to Zero (racetozero.unfccc.int) the global campaign. from @unclimatechange to rally leadership and support from businesses, cities, regions and investors for a healthy, resilient, zero carbon recovery.

Use your vote. Use your voice. Use your power.

Join Bill Nye the Climate Activist Guy and take his challenge to fight for the planet.

Join Global Citizen, download their app to find more ways you can take action.

KEEP INFORMED

Get your daily dose of climate news from Climate Risks Daily – a real-time, reliable daily aggregator of global news on climate change.

Be aware of your own carbon footprint (use a calculator like the one at Carbon Footprint).

Try our Climate Calculator and find out how the world has changed since a significant date in your life.

Sign up for our mailing list (click on SUBSCRIBE at the top of the page).

Learn more – visit out our Resources page for more information on why the poles matter

Take Action – find out more things you can do HERE.

TELL OTHERS

Support us in our mission to speak science to power by following us on social media and engaging with our content: InstagramTwitter, FacebookTikTok.

Play with our interactive tools and share your results on social media.

Help us Save the Things you Love by saving the flavors and saving chocolate over at Climate Basecamp.