MRI SLC member Mandira Shrestha and Executive Director Carolina Adler presented at the GEO Climate Policy and Finance workshop held 21-23 September 2021. 

The Climate and Cryosphere (CliC) Project of the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) is launching an open call for nominations to its Scientific Steering Group (SSG) for the period 2022-2025.

Deadline 31 October 2021.

The  International Symposium on Ice in a Sustainable Society (ISS) will take place in the Basque Country in June 2022. The International Glaciological Society (IGS) and the Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) invite the mountain research community to submit abstracts on the recent interrelations of glaciology with the natural sciences, mathematics, applied and social sciences, and the humanities.

Abstract submission deadline 5 February 2022.

The Copernicus Gesellschaft e.V., the exclusive partner of Copernicus Meetings & Publications, solicits nominations of appropriate candidates from the international geo- and space sciences community. 

Candidate nominations should be submitted by 15 November.

This GEO Mountains workshop sought to better understand the current interdisciplinary “data landscape” across the Caucasus region.  

The second Conéctate A+ academic exchange webinar took place today, helping students and researchers in Switzerland discover study and research opportunities in Latin America.

On 1 October, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)  circulated  the final draft of the Summary for Policymakers of the Working Group II contribution to the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) to governments for their review and comment.

This is one of the final stages of report preparation before the plenary approval of this contribution which assesses the impacts of climate change and how humanity and ecosystems are both vulnerable and adapting to it.

The Millennium Technology Prize will be awarded for the next time on 25 October 2022. 

The Millennium Technology Prize is awarded for groundbreaking technological innovations that benefit millions of people around the world. Nominations are welcomed from organizations worldwide and from all fields except military technology. 

Deadline for nominations is 31 October 2021.

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