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Earth Institute Research Projects

The Continuation of the International Research Institute for Climate and Society 2010-2012

Lead PI: Dr. Lisa M. Goddard

Unit Affiliation: International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI)

July 2010 - June 2013
Inactive
Global ; Ethiopia ; Sahel ; Indonesia ; India ; Southern Cone, South America ; Colombia
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: Research and field work in advancement of climate-based innovations for climate risk management; demonstrating improved climate risk management practices; increasing the demnd and uptake of climate risk management methods; building capacity in climate risk management practice.

OUTCOMES: Develop tools, techniques, analyses, prototypes, reports, papers, and other products based on reaseach in the geographical focus areas that respond to the needs of people and agencies in these regions.

SPONSOR:

National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$18,072,712

RESEARCH TEAM:

Michael Tippett, Madeleine Thomson, Shiv Someshwar, Andrew Robertson

KEYWORDS

support climate risk management climate and society program operation capacity building

THEMES

Modeling and Adapting to Future Climate