The action day under the motto #BeatTheHeat is intended to raise awareness of the dangers posed by extreme heat and show simple ways to deal with future heatwaves. Interested groups are called upon to take part in the day with local actions. The “Heat Action Day” will take place on June 02, 2024. You can read more about the topic here.

What are heatwaves and how do they affect people and the environment? An overview of the natural hazard can be found on our topic page. Have a good read!