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Winners Announced for UN Environment’s Synergistic Solutions Contest

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MIT Climate CoLab and the UN Environment Global Environment Outlooks (GEO) 2018 team are very excited to announce the Judges’ Choice & Popular Choice Winners for the Exploring Synergistic Solutions for Sustainable Development contest.     Over 70 innovative proposals were submitted to the contest, and evaluated by a team of expert Judges, who selected […]

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Finalists Announced for UN Environment’s Synergistic Solutions Contest

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  MIT Climate CoLab and UN Environment are excited to announce the Finalists for the Exploring Synergistic Solutions for Sustainable Development contest. Expert Judges evaluated the 70 proposals submitted to the platform, and selected 34 proposals to advance as Semi-Finalists. Semi-Finalists then had the opportunity to revise their proposals prior to a second evaluation.  Out of these, […]

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Winners Announced in 7 Climate Contests!

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In the summer of 2017, Climate CoLab opened seven contests on key challenges in addressing climate change, including reducing emissions in transportation, implementing a price on carbon, preparing for climate impacts, and others. Nearly 300 proposals were submitted to the platform, and evaluated by expert Judges, who then selected 95 Semi-Finalists. Authors had a chance to […]

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Semi-Finalists Announced for UN Environment SDG Contest!

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  Since November, 2017, 70 proposals were submitted to the Exploring Synergistic Solutions for Sustainable Development contest. The contest, that was held in partnership with UN Environment, sought combinations of Climate CoLab proposals that could help achieve multiple Sustainable Development Goals. Contest winners will be invited to showcase their work at UN Environment’s conference in Kenya (expenses-paid), […]

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New Circular Economy Contest from the City of Montréal and ICLEI

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What projects, initiatives, technologies or strategies can support cities in their transition towards a circular economy? Cities are at the center of global economic growth and account for 70% of global greenhouse gas emissions¹. These emissions are driven by activities at the heart of the urban economy². To maintain high economic growth rates, increase productivity, […]

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Finalists announced! Voting now open!

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  MIT Climate CoLab is excited to announce 37 from seven innovative sector specific contests. Earlier this fall, expert Judges evaluated the nearly 300 proposals submitted to the platform, and selected 95 proposals to advance as Semi-Finalists. Semi-Finalists then had the opportunity to revise their proposals prior to a second evaluation. These 37 Finalists were identified as […]

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