BEACON Toolkit for Local Climate Change Mitigation

The Climate Change Mitigation Kit by EUKI project BEACON helps municipalities get inspiration for planning and monitoring climate change mitigation actions. The publication is available in English, Czech, Bulgarian, Greek, Polish, Portuguese and Romanian.

Connecting the Dots: Education and Renovation in Romania

Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)

EUKI project BEACON held a workshop on 23-24 February entitled “Climate Neutrality – Better Buildings – Better Future” with stakeholders from municipalities, schools and the national government in Romania. The participants came together virtually to explore how to improve energy performance in school buildings and how climate action can be incorporated into the national curricula.

Greta Thunberg cycling through Stockholm

Climate Change Challenge – A Comic by EUKI Project BEACON

The team behind EUKI project BEACON has launched the comic “Climate Change Challenge”. After two years of work, the comic has been published in German and English and is now available on the EUKI website. In the book, siblings Sofia and Gabriel travel through Europe and learn how European communities are tackling climate change. Get a copy and share Climate Change Challenge with (potential) climate protectors in your community.

The publication “Guide to Virtual Collaboration” by Guidehouse offers an overview of advice and best practices for virtual collaboration. It presents solutions on how to make meetings more efficient.

Climate and Energy Efficiency: We Study the Climate, We Save Energy, We Think of the Future – Climate change and energy efficiency activities in school


Climate and Energy Efficiency: We Study the Climate, We Save Energy, We Think of the Future – Volume 1: Climate change and energy efficiency activities in school

Originally published as part of the EUKI project Towards the introduction of Climate Action in the Educational Curriculum of Bulgarian Schools (TICA) and now translated by BEACON, this publication consists of training materials for teachers of the fifth through seventh grades in Bulgarian schools on the topic of climate change and saving energy. For other countries, the grades of the targeted students might differ depending on the respective education system. The publication is considered as an interdisciplinary (STEM education-based) teachers’ manual for theoretical and practical work in schools on the topics of climate change and energy production and consumption, geography, astronomy, chemistry, biology, physics, and economics. The publication is structured in two volumes.

This is the first volume, which contains information on all science-related aspects of climate change. Its purpose is to provide teachers with contextual and content information on the topic in a logical and comprehensive manner.

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Towards the introduction of Climate Action in the Educational Curriculum of Bulgarian Schools

Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)

Climate and Energy Efficiency: We Study the Climate, We Save Energy, We Think of the Future – Volume 2: Methodical materials


Climate and Energy Efficiency: We Study the Climate, We Save Energy, We Think of the Future – Volume 2: Methodical materials

Originally published as part of the EUKI project Towards the introduction of Climate Action in the Educational Curriculum of Bulgarian Schools (TICA) and now translated by BEACON, this publication consists of training materials for teachers of the fifth through seventh grades in Bulgarian schools on the topic of climate change and saving energy. For other countries, the grades of the targeted students might differ depending on the respective education system. The publication is considered as an interdisciplinary (STEM education-based) teachers’ manual for theoretical and practical work in schools on the topics of climate change and energy production and consumption, geography, astronomy, chemistry, biology, physics, and economics. The publication is structured in two volumes.
This is the second volume, which is the methodological toolbox or teachers’ manual containing the descriptions, worksheets, and templates for all practical exercises with the students. All exercises have been tested in Bulgarian schools.

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Towards the introduction of Climate Action in the Educational Curriculum of Bulgarian Schools

Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)