Climate-KIC, the EU’s main climate innovation initiative, has been awarded a Guardian Sustainable Business award for a global communications campaign around its successful 2015 climate change hackathon “Climathon.”

British adventurer and TV host Ben Fogle presented the Sustainability Communications award to Climate-KIC head of communications Angela Howarth and education director Ebrahim Mohamed last night (26 May) in London.

“There is a big shift taking place in how we communicate about climate change at the moment,” said Angela Howarth, head of communications at Climate-KIC, “At Climate-KIC, we focus on the limitless opportunities of the zero carbon economy. That message really resonates with people around the world.”