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Fellow Spotlight: Alleviating Poverty and Reducing Emissions, Tal Lee Anderman

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The ability of Climate CoLab to successfully build partnerships and bridge academic institutions with industries focused on climate change, motivated Tal Lee Anderman to become actively involved as one of this year’s Fellows. Tal Lee left a career in modern dance to pursue a degree in sustainable development from Columbia University. It was here that she began to […]

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Press Release: Addressing Climate Change by Harnessing the Power of Youth

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Addressing Climate Change by Harnessing the Power of Youth Former Prime Minister of Norway and President of Ireland collaborate with MIT’s Climate CoLab to support youth’s high-impact action on climate change. Download the full press release CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The most recent IPCC report and National Climate Assessment makes clear that climate change is happening […]

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CoLab Talk: Former heads of state advise new contest on youth leadership

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  Contest deadlines fast approaching! 16 contests close in 26 days New contest! Youth & climate change contest advised by former heads of state “We cannot wait another generation,” says former Norwegian prime minister Gro Harlem Brundtland (pictured top right). She and former Irish president Mary Robinson (top left) are collaborating with CliMates, a student-led […]

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Contests close in one month

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Share on Facebook 16 contests will be closing on July 20, 2014, 11:59:59 PM EDT.  Be sure to submit and complete your proposals before the midnight deadline.  At that time, all proposals will be closed for editing and considered submitted into the contest.

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Public webinar with Land Use Advisors & Fellows, June 25

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Join us for an informational webinar, Wed. June 25, 1:00 – 2:00 PM EDT, hosted by the MIT Climate CoLab’s Land Use: Agriculture, Forestry, and Livestock contest, featuring a conversation with Fellows and Advisors, Dr. James Baker, Director of the Clinton Foundation’s Forest and Land-Use Measurement Program, and Dr. Jayant Sathaye, Director of the International Energy Group […]

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Fellow Spotlight: Shifting Behaviors

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A Climate CoLab Fellow in the Shifting Behavior for a Changing Climate contest, Prudence Willats proves to be a great resource of knowledge as she is currently pursuing a PhD in Sinology and Political Ecology at the University of Vienna. Through her research, Prudence examines how climate change, the environment and nature are understood in […]

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