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Finalists announced for contest on reshaping development pathways in LDCs

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Earlier this year, 63 proposals were submitted to the “reshaping development pathways in LDCs” contest run in partnership with Global Resilience Partnership, UK aid, and UN Climate Resilience Initiative A2R. They sought proposals on how to reshape development pathways for the overall achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. They called for innovative, scalable […]

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Call for Entries: Lufthansa’s Changemaker Challenge

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Lufthansa’s first Changemaker Challenge seeks ideas for sustainable innovation in travel and mobility, and you can submit applications to Climate CoLab! How can digital and technological initiatives, products, services or tools help to make travel and mobility more sustainable? It is self-evident that the decision to live more sustainably heavily affects ones travel and mobility habits. […]

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Semi-Finalists announced for “reshaping development pathways in LDCs” contest

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Since mid May, 63 proposals were submitted to the “reshaping development pathways in LDCs” contest. Global Resilience Partnership, UK aid, and UN Climate Resilience Initiative A2R sought proposals to reshape development pathways for the overall achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. They called for innovative, scalable solutions and best practices to restore degraded […]

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New contest on reshaping development pathways in LDCs

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What are the most innovative, scalable solutions and best practices to restore degraded landscapes (agro-, silvo-, pastoral and natural ecosystems), helping vulnerable communities in Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to become more climate resilient?   We’re excited to announce that the Global Resilience Partnership, UK aid, and UN Climate Resilience Initiative A2R have launched a new contest […]

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3Q: Kathleen Kennedy on community-level climate resilience at COP24

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This post was originally published by MITEI on December 14, 2018. Read the original post here: http://energy.mit.edu/news/3q-kathleen-kennedy-on-community-level-climate-resilience-at-cop24/. At the UN Climate Change Conference, COP24, Kathleen Kennedy, executive director of MIT’s Center for Collective Intelligence, moderated a discussion with winners of an MIT Climate CoLab contest co-sponsored by the United Nations. Here, she talks with MITEI about the winning projects and […]

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2018 In Review: Happy New Year From Climate CoLab

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A lot of exciting things happened for Climate CoLab in 2018. Winners were announced for seven sectoral climate change contests ranging from land use change to adaptation. These winners were invited to activities that took place at MIT and in Boston, and had the opportunity to present their proposals in front of a variety of […]

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