The Human Impact of Climate Change - A teaching resource for ages 11-16
KeywordsClimate crisis, Climate emergency, Climate justice, Intersectionality, Interconnectedness, Human rights, COP26
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Activities to bring the issues of COP26 alive in your classroom and inspire young people to stand up for climate justice.
Climate change is threatening humankind and pushing people into poverty. While the climate crisis is affecting us all, it’s hitting some communities harder than others – and it’s the people who’ve done the least to cause it who’re suffering the most. Who you are and where you are in the world matters.
With curriculum links to geography and citizenship, this flexible teaching resource focuses on the human element of the climate crisis.
Investigate the links between climate change and human rights.
Explore intersectionality and its relevance to the climate emergency.
Use films from around the globe to explore climate change impacts and potential solutions.