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UN Environment & Climate CoLab Announce SDG Contest

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What combinations of Climate CoLab proposals could help achieve multiple Sustainable Development Goals?    In 2015, global leaders came together to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)– a set of seventeen goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all. However, this broad range of goals poses severe challenges for decision-makers. New […]

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Winners Announced for the UN Climate Resilience Initiative “Anticipating Climate Hazards” Contest

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We are excited to announce the winners of the Anticipating Climate Hazards Contest, held in collaboration with the UN Climate Resilience Initiative: Anticipate, Absorb, Reshape (A2R)– a global multi-stakeholder initiative aimed at accelerating action on the ground to enhance climate resilience for the most vulnerable countries and people by 2020. In September 2016, alongside the High-Level Launch of the […]

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Seven new contests now open!

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Beginning today, seven new Climate CoLab contests are open and seeking proposals until September 10, 2017. Winners will be invited to MIT, join the Climate CoLab winners’ alumni, and be eligible for the $10,000 Grand Prize—to be selected from among winners across all seven contests. All award Winners and Finalists will receive wide recognition and platform visibility […]

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MIT Solve Initiative Announces New Sustainable Urban Communities Challenge

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MIT Solve initiative announces new Sustainable Urban Communities challenge This week, MIT’s Solve initiative announced a new sustainability challenge, presented in partnership with Climate CoLab. Cities face distinct challenges and pressures from growing urbanization: over half of the world’s population lives in cities, and this number is expected to increase over the coming years. Cities […]

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Joint Contests Now Open on Solve CoLab!

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Climate CoLab is excited to announce the launch of Solve CoLab, an online community platform for Solve — a live meeting series and online community whose mission is to discover, evaluate, and advance solutions to global problems, including education, innovation, healthcare, and fuel. Solve CoLab and Climate CoLab are running two joint contests on climate change, and it’s easy […]

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14 Contests Enter Semi-Finalist Selections

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14 Climate CoLab contests with over 400 proposals on what to do about climate change came to a close on the platform today, May 23, at 8 p.m. EDT. See them all on the contest homepage: www.climatecolab.org/contests What’s next? Contest Fellows and Judges are now carefully reviewing all of the proposals to select Semi-Finalists, to be announced in early June. Semi-Finalists will […]

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