Global Climate Change and Climate Protection

1. What can you expect from the following units?

"Ein Weiter-So gibt es nicht. Der Klimaschutz ist die größte Herausforderung des 21. Jahrhunderts." (Angela Merkel 2007)

Picture: Gerd Altmann from Pixabay

Scientists and politicians agree that man-made climate change is the greatest challenge of the future.
But what is anthropogenic climate change all about? What role do humans play? What are the consequences of global warming and what can be done about it?
The following learning units will give you answers to these questions.

How do you navigate through the unit?
Use the table of contents to navigate. You will find different interactive learning units. We recommend that you use the full screen mode. This is located either at the bottom or at the top right of the respective learning unit and is marked by the following symbol.
Use the red arrows below the learning units to move to the next chapter .

In each unit you have to answer questions. By answering the questions, you can continue with the unit. You will find different question formats, including multiple-choice questions (i.e. several answers can be correct!). You will also find different icons on the pages. Behind these icons you will find:

  • Pictures
  • Quizzes and exercises
  • and further informations.
Have fun and good luck!