Climate Action Community

Who we are

We are professionals at all levels who work within and around the digital cultural heritage sector. We acknowledge that climate change is an emergency and believe that cooperative action is required to reverse this momentum. 

What we do 

We aim to drive impactful, cooperative and sustainable action to address the climate emergency and the environmental impact of our life, work and the digital transformation of the cultural heritage sector and we aim for wider systemic change within our organisations and networks. 

Why join?

  • Exchange knowledge, approaches and good practice related to climate action and the digital cultural heritage sector

  • Help grow expertise on how the digital transformation of the cultural heritage sector can reduce the climate footprint of its digital transformation and contribute to positive climate action

  • Raise the profile of climate action in Europe’s cultural heritage institutions through specialised task forces, working groups and workshops 

  • Collaborate with your peers to address this urgent issue - we are stronger together!

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Activities and resources

The Europeana climate action manifesto

Plan. Collaborate. Operate. Advocate.


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Title:
BARRE DES ECRINS 4103 M. ET GLACIER BLANC/ (DAUPHINE').
Creator:
SELLA VITTORIO
Date:
1900 ca.
Institution:
Archivio Fotografico - Fondo Gabinio
Country:
Italy

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Be part of Europeana Network Association action on climate change
Title:
Serie fotografica Venezia, 1960-1950
Creator:
Monti, Paolo
Date:
1960
Institution:
Fondazione Biblioteca Europea di Informazione e Cultura (BEIC)
Country:
Italy

Be part of Europeana Network Association action on climate change

Created: 18 March 2020

In solidarity with the global climate strikes in 2019, members of the Europeana Network Association voiced their support for pursuing meaningful climate action and encouraging the Europeana Initiative towards discussion and collective action. In this post, we explore the work they have been doing. 

Harry Verwayen talks culture, science and carbon footprints in new Technoculture podcast
Title:
Harry Verwayen and Federica Bressan record Technoculture podcast for EuroScientist.com
Creator:
Federica Bressan
Date:
November 2019

Harry Verwayen talks culture, science and carbon footprints in new Technoculture podcast

Created: 20 January 2020

Technoculture podcaster Federica Bressan caught up with Europeana Foundation Executive Director Harry Verwayen at the recent Europeana 2019 conference in Lisbon. In a special podcast edition for EuroScientist, Harry talks about the relevance of Europeana for science professionals, and what Europeana is doing to reduce its carbon footprint.

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