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By Project Name By Startdate By Enddate By Location
(Climate) Earth Institute Advisory Project Government of Paraguay 11/1/12 7/31/13 South America ; Paraguay
(Energy II) Earth Institute Advisory Project Government of Paraguay 1/15/13 7/31/13 South America ; Paraguay
(Energy) Earth Institute Advisory project Government of Paraguay 12/1/12 7/31/13 South America ; Paraguay
ACToday (Adapting Agriculture to Climate Today, for Tomorrow) 11/1/17 6/30/22 Africa ; South America ; Asia ; Central America ; Guatemala ; Colombia ; Africa ; Senegal ; Ethiopia ; Asia ; Bangladesh ; Vietnam
Amicus Raising Human Rights Arguments in Respect of Investor-State Disputes South America ; Peru
Building Resilience Among Smallholder Coffee Farmers in Colombia 6/1/17 7/31/18 South America ; Colombia
Capacitation Avanzada IRI: Implementation Observatorio Nacional de Sequias 10/1/14 11/30/14 South America ; Peru
Carbon Pricing as a Policy Instrument to Decarbonize Economies: How to Assess Cap-and-trade vs. Carbon Tax 10/27/18 4/27/19 Global ; South America ; Colombia ; Chile
Climate Insurance Product Design in Peru 3/26/18 12/31/18 South America ; Peru
CNH: Fires in Western Amazonia: Understanding and Modeling the Roles of Climatic, Social, Demographic, and Land-Use Change 8/1/09 6/30/14 South America ; Amazonia
Collaborative Research: A Southern Hemispheric Perspective on Holocene Climate Variability Based on Mountain Glacial Chronologies 9/1/09 8/31/13 South America ; Peru ; South America ; Patagonia
Collaborative Research: Constraining Arc Processes Through Comprehensive Geochemical Study of the Chilean Southern Volcanic Zone 8/1/10 7/31/13 South America ; Chile
Collaborative Research: Evaluating Controls on Holocene Glacier Fluctuations and Climate Variability in the Southern Peruvian Andes 9/15/11 8/31/15 South America ; Peru
Collaborative Research: Experimental investigation of magmatic processes at Volcan Quizapu 3/1/14 2/28/17 South America ; Chile
Collaborative Research: Fluid Transport and Fluid-Rock Interactions Preserved in Two Serpentinite Melanges in Guatemala Suture Zone 7/1/11 6/30/16 South America ; Guatemala
Collaborative Research: Hydrological Variability During the Last Millennium from High Resolution Proxies 10/1/10 9/30/14 South America ; Central America ; Puerto Rico ; Caribbean ; Venezuela
Collaborative Research: P2C2 - Reconstructing South American Monsoon Sensitivity to Internal and External focing: Reconciling models and tree-ring proxies in the Central Andes 3/1/18 2/28/21 South America ; Peru ; Bolivia
Collaborative Research: Testing the Orbital Theory of Ice Ages Through Analysis of Glacial Deposits and Numerical Modeling 7/15/13 12/31/18 Global ; South America
Collaborative Research: Timing and Structure of the Last Glacial Maximum and Termination in Southern Peru: Implications for the Role of the Tropics in Climate Change 10/1/10 9/30/14 South America ; Peru
Conflict-sensitive Conservation and Livelihoods Generation in the Haramba Queros and proposed Santa Rosa de Huacaria/Palotoa Conservation Concessions of Peru 7/1/12 5/31/14 South America ; Peru
Consultancy to support Preparatory Study and Readiness Assessment for Electrification Planning for B 10/18/16 12/31/18 Central America ; South America ; Latin America
Contribution of IRI to the Management of Climate-Related Risks in the Agricultural Sector 7/1/14 6/30/19 South America ; Uruguay
Developing long-term climate records from high-altitude ecosystems of the Colombian Central Cordillera South America ; Colombia
Development of a Monitoring and Forecasting System of Crop and Pasture Production for Managing Climate Risks 9/30/10 9/29/13 South America ; Uruguay
Development of a toolkit for planning universal access to electricity in Latin America and the Caribbean 4/11/16 10/10/16 Central America ; South America ; Latin America
Effects of Booms-and-Busts and Climate Disturbances on Livelihood and Resilience of Small Amazon Delta Cities 1/1/17 9/30/18 South America ; Amazon Delta
Evolution of the Galapagos Mantle Plume 8/31/11 8/31/14 South America ; Panama ; Costa Rica
Feasibility Study Agricultural Insurance in Bolivia 3/21/16 6/30/16 South America ; Bolivia
Feasibility Study for Climate Insurance in Ecuador 12/12/16 5/31/17 South America ; Ecuador
High-Resolution Tropical Temperature Records Inferred from Tree-Ring Isotopes 7/1/18 6/30/20 South America ; Central Andes ; Bolivia ; Chile
Improving Climate Services for Resilient Development (CSRD) in Colombia 12/1/16 1/31/19 South America ; Colombia
Improving CRM in Uruguay through the Development of a National System for the Agriculture Sector (SN 8/28/13 3/31/18 South America ; Uruguay
Index Insurance and Non-commercial Pilot for the Livestock Sector in Chile 6/1/17 12/31/17 South America ; Chile
Integrating climate risk information for agricultural resilience and forest conservation in Paraguay 7/1/16 10/31/17 South America ; Paraguay
Integrative Landscape Approach to Protected Areas in the Southwest Amazon of Peru 9/1/17 12/31/18 South America ; Amazonia ; Peru
Inter-American Development Bank Case Study 4/26/19 10/31/19 South America ; Caribbean
Managing Climate and Weather-Related Risks to Improve Agricultural Decision Making 4/30/12 4/29/14 South America ; Brazil
Multi-Scale Climate Information for Agricultural Planning in Southeastern South America for Coming Decades 3/1/11 2/28/16 South America ; Uruguay ; Argentina
PIRE: Climate Research Education in the Americas using Tree-Ring and Cave Sediment Examples (PIRE-CR 9/1/17 8/31/21 North America ; South America ; Argentina ; Brazil ; Bolivia ; Peru
Reconstruction and Dynamics of Interhemispheric Hydroclimate Variability Between the Americas 6/15/16 5/31/19 South America ; North America
SEVIR Amazonia 5/1/19 8/31/19 South America ; Colombia ; Peru ; Brazil
Socio-Cultural Adaptations of Caboclos communities to Extreme Lancantes Events 5/2/13 12/31/14 South America ; Brazil
Studies and pilot initiatives to promote environmental sustainability in Dominican Republic and Haiti 1/4/13 9/30/13 Central America ; South America ; Dominican Republic ; Haiti
Terms of Reference Independent Technical review of Peru forest investment program investment plan 9/6/13 9/20/13 South America ; Peru
The Continuation of the International Research Institute for Climate and Society 2010-2012 7/1/10 6/30/13 Global ; Ethiopia ; Sahel ; Indonesia ; India ; Southern Cone, South America ; Colombia
The Impact of the Decline in Oil Prices on the Economics, Politics and Oil Industry in Venezuela 9/10/15 South America ; Venezuela
Type 1 Collaborative Research: Integration of Decadal Climate Predictions, Ecological Models and Human Decision-Making Models to Support Climate Resilient Agriculture in the Argentine Pampas 5/1/11 4/30/14 South America ; Argentina
Understanding Near Term climate Change in Argentina 8/1/13 12/31/13 South America ; Argentina
US Energy Diplomacy 3/1/18 South America ; North America ; United States
Use of GRACE to estimate terrestrial carbon fluxes 9/1/10 8/31/13 South America ; Amazonia ; Brazil ; New York
Venezuela's Growing Risk to the Oil Market 8/16/16 South America ; Venezuela
Sustainability Framework and Data Management in Chile 5/28/19 5/27/20 South America ; Chile