Climate change is a global issue that transcends race, age, beliefs, and professions. An overwhelming number of scientists and thought-leaders have already declared a climate emergency. And according to experts, the UK is likely to miss its transport emissions targets.

Sometimes it’s hard to know exactly what we can do to help. But no matter who we are, or what we do for a living, there are always ways to contribute to the solution.

As a small demonstration, and to show how design can be used to advocate a great cause, we’ve rounded up 5 well-designed and impactful infographics on climate change to show how education and aesthetics can go hand-in-hand.

WWF: Climate Change in the Coral Triangle

NASA: Earth’s carbon cycle is off balance

Climate Reality Project: Water Consumption

Save on Energy: How Wind Turbines Work

World Bank: Climate Extremes, Regional Impacts and the Case for Resilience

Going green

If you’re looking to make more of a positive environmental impact in your own business, why not take a look at our guide to eco-friendly marketing.