Story Spotlight

Making Climate Pay, 2nd Edition: Europe

Bringing sustainable climate editorial products to life with commercial business cases, this report advances the development of innovative, financially viable products.


Dr Carmen Nicoara cXc Impact Lead; Simon Ingram cXc Editor; Shereen Daver cXc Programme Director

In Europe, the viability of independent media is increasingly threatened by a lack of sustainable funding. Climate is an easy target.

When it comes to the conversation around coverage of our changing world, critical talking points for action are being sidelined in favour of more guaranteed, financially viable content. But there is a way to do both.

Building on the outcomes of the cXc knowledgeXchange session in Brussels in February 2024, this report brings to life four prototypes for financially sustainable editorial products—with climate impact and awareness as their backbone.

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