September 23, 2020
Researchers and practitioners working within the climate change adaptation and sustainability space have now the opportunity to network, share their work and exchange knowledge through a new app developed by the Digital Agricultural Services to Improve the Livelihoods of Communities…
September 22, 2020
The first four episodes of the STARTcast, our new podcast for early- and mid-career scientists, are now available. Season one focuses on scientific proposal writing.   Each week, a new guest speaker will explore proposal writing from a different perspective. Tune in…
September 18, 2020
IRDR ICoE-Taipei is organizing an online Master Forum series on rebuilding from COVID-19 to achieve the global Agenda 2030. The first keynote speaker, on 29 September 2020, will be Dr. Gordon McBean. Learn more
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September 13, 2020
The United States National Institute of Health is hosting a series of virtual events, the State of Data Science Series, including weekly discussions on a range of data science topics. As part of this series on Wednesday, September 23rd at 9:00 am EDT…
September 07, 2020
Are you a university or municipality that’s looking to build climate-resilience in your local city?   The EPIC model has a proven track record of increasing climate-resilience and sustainability by forming key partnerships between city officials and local universities.    …
August 27, 2020
With support from the Research Fund of Quebec, START has initiated ProGREEN (Promoting gains in renewable energy) West Africa, a project on renewable energy in West African Francophone countries. The Senegal and Burkina Faso ProGREEN teams have been working on…
August 19, 2020
We are delighted to announce STARTcast, our new podcast for early- and mid-career scientists.   The first season will explore proposal writing. Have you ever felt stuck while writing a project proposal? STARTcast will feature insights and tips from experienced scientists…
August 03, 2020
Future Earth is organizing a virtual training and networking workshop to make the recently launched Belmont Forum Collaborative Research Action funding opportunity on Pathways to Sustainability more accessible for early career researchers from Africa. The workshop will take place online on…
June 23, 2020
A new series of impact stories and country briefs related to the Future Resilience for African Cities and Lands (FRACTAL) project is now available online. These products, developed by the FRACTAL team and Future Climate for Africa (FCFA), aim at providing a summary of…
June 19, 2020
1. What is a BCER and why are these systems a promising strategy for those living in Koutiala? BCER is a French acronym which stands for Bassin de Collecte des Eaux de Ruissellement. It is a catchment constructed for collecting…