Climate Change Leadership – MOOC

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Week 4: Leadership, communication and climate change

Introducing leadership in a climate change context

In this part the leadership aspect of climate change leadership is introduced.

4.1 Introduction to leadership, communication and climate change ARTICLE

4.2 Leadership starting points and experiences ARTICLE

4.3 Finding principles on climate change leadership ARTICLE

Climate change psychology, communication and narratives

In this part Per Espen Stoknes talks about different barriers and narratives that stand in the way for action on climate change, and Mika Hietanen discusses how communication on climate change can be improved.

4.4 What we think about when we try not to think about global warming VIDEO (11:37)

4.5 Climate change rhetoric VIDEO (09:57)

4.6 How can we overcome barriers to climate change engagement? VIDEO (05:12)

4.7 Build/make/draw a representation of leadership DISCUSSION

Climate change leadership skills toolbox

This part focuses on different leadership skills connected to climate change.

4.8 Leadership skills toolbox ARTICLE


Shaping your own climate change leadership plan

In this final you start the work on your climate change leadership plan for your organization or an issue you care about and reflect, discuss leadership and communication.

4.9 Your own climate change leadership plan discussion DISCUSSION

4.10 Further reading ARTICLE