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Global Contest Winners Announced 2015

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Can crowdsourcing help build effective global climate strategies? As part of a pilot project to answer this question, the Climate CoLab ran a series of contests on how countries, regions and the world as a whole could act on climate change.  Over 100 proposals were submitted and evaluated by the Judges and Impact Assessment Fellows as a part […]

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Voting closed for Global Climate Action Plan contest 2015

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Voting for the 2015 Global Climate Action Plan contests closed on December 5, 2015, at 12:00:00 AM Eastern Time. The Climate CoLab team is confirming the vote totals and will be announcing the Popular Choice and Judges’ Choice winners in the coming weeks. In the meantime, members can view and support proposals (akin to “liking” a post on Facebook) […]

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Regional Finalists Announced

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This year, the Climate CoLab launched an ambitious set of contests: ones that sought integrated strategies on how six key regions around the world could address climate change. Our goal was to explore how people could take individual contributions (i.e. proposals) from across the Climate CoLab platform and combine them to form a larger, coherent set of […]

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Now open: Build a global climate action plan

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Today, we are excited to announce the launch of the Global Plan contest, where you can work with others to create strategies for what countries and the world as a whole could do about climate change. Submit before October 17, 2015, 11:59:59 PM to have your plan reviewed by community members and our expert judging panel. This contest is part of a […]

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2015 Contests Launched!

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Seeking solutions to pressing climate change challenges Today, the Climate CoLab announces twenty-two contests, each seeking ideas on how to make a significant difference in addressing climate change.  Enter before Saturday, June 13, 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time (updated 4/28/15), and you could win the chance to present your idea in front of world renowned experts to […]

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Can we create a global plan for climate change?

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We all know that there are major opportunities to address climate change at the sectoral, national, and state/local levels.  But, ultimately, the combination of all actions taken across the planet will dictate how much progress humankind makes in the face of climate change. The Climate CoLab has broken down the global issue of climate change into […]

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