With so many experts on climate change here at Imperial, many people ask us what they personally can do about it? And how does this fit into the bigger picture? We reached out to world-leading experts here at Imperial and beyond, and have developed these resources to demonstrate how you can make a difference to the climate and ecological crises, and how it could impact your own personal wellbeing. 

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How does climate change affect our mental health?

Challenges affecting our planet also affect our minds, communities and healthcare systems, and there is growing evidence that climate change can have direct and indirect effects on mental health. Since 2020, the Grantham Institute has collaborated with the Institute of Global Health Innovation to create Climate Cares, a team dedicated to understanding and supporting mental health in the current climate and ecological crises.

Find out more about Climate Cares.