Five Principles and a Model for Public Engagement

  • Adam Corner
  • Jamie Clarke


This chapter summarises the five principles for public engagement described in previous chapters, proposes a tried-and-tested model for initiating a national climate change conversation (Narrative Workshops), and outlines criteria for judging whether a fresh approach was ‘working’. New voices to catalyse engagement, new stories that resonate with diverse public values, and the cultivation of climate citizenship: these are the principles that can lift the energy and climate change discourse out of the margins and into the mainstream. It is time to start talking climate.


Five principles Narrative Workshops Public engagement Fresh approach Talking climate 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Adam Corner
    • 1
  • Jamie Clarke
    • 2
  1. 1.Climate OutreachOxfordUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Climate OutreachOxfordUnited Kingdom

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