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Semi-Finalists Announced in Anticipating Climate Hazards Contest

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    We are excited to announce the Semi-Finalists in the MIT Climate CoLab and The UN Secretary-General’s Climate Resilience Initiative’s “Anticipating Climate Hazards” contest– an effort aimed at sourcing innovative ideas on early warning systems and actions for climate resilience. The UN Secretary-General’s Climate Resilience Initiative: Anticipate, Absorb, Reshape (A2R) is a global, multi-stakeholder effort to accelerate […]

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Resilience Dialogues: A New Online Platform to Support Community Resilience

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Climate CoLab provided platform for new service for communities According to the White House Council on Climate Preparedness and Resilience, the cost of extreme weather to the US Federal Government has totaled over $357 billion over the past decade, and climate change is expected to increase this number significantly. A recent report released by the White House […]

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Climate CoLab Contest Featured on National Geographic

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Climate CoLab and its “Anticipating Climate Change in the Pamir Mountains” contest were featured in a National Geographic article by Karen Emslie on June 7, 2016. An excerpt of her full article, “Climate Change is Making Calendars Run Amok” is included below.  ——— Climate Change Is Making Calendars Run Amok People in the Pamir Mountains of […]

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UN & MIT Announce Contests Seeking Climate Resilience Solutions from around the Globe

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UN & MIT Announce Contests Seeking Climate Resilience Solutions from around the Globe Online contests will invite all to submit & collaborate on solutions for climate-vulnerable communities. PARIS, France, Dec. 2, 2015—Today, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Climate CoLab, in collaboration with United Nations Secretary-General, announced that they will launch a series of global, online contests to […]

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