RISA Teams Lead Project to Make 60 Gulf Coast Communities More Resilient to Extreme Events 13 April 2021

RISA Teams Lead Project to Make 60 Gulf Coast Communities More Resilient to Extreme Events

The 3-year project will use different technology-assisted communication methods (e.g., webinar) to work with communities throughout Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas to assess their vulnerability to storm events and help integrate adaptation practices into existing planning processes. 

CPO Features Six Talented Women through Women’s History Month Campaign 7 April 2021

CPO Features Six Talented Women through Women’s History Month Campaign

The profiles have earned significant readership on social media, including a retweet from the U.S. Commerce Department account for the story on MAPP-funded scientist Allison Wing.

Frank Niepold to Speak at First UNFCCC Expert Group Meeting on Monitoring, Evaluating, and Reporting ACE Activities 7 April 2021

Frank Niepold to Speak at First UNFCCC Expert Group Meeting on Monitoring, Evaluating, and Reporting ACE Activities

Action for Climate Empowerment is an important part of the Paris Agreement and, as the United States rejoins the world, demonstrating leadership through strong initiatives and collaboration will be key.

Women’s History Month: Dr. Suzana Camargo journeys from plasma physics to climate science, from Brazil to the United States 31 March 2021

Women’s History Month: Dr. Suzana Camargo journeys from plasma physics to climate science, from Brazil to the United States

Dr. Camargo journeyed from Brazil's most populous city to New York in 1999. She came with little more than a passion for physics and mathematics, as well as a strong drive to leave a mark on the world. Now, an accredited climate researcher and scientist with the Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University, Camargo shares her story. Camargo documents her upbringing, her climate research, diversity in the climate science field and more in a profile-feature story for Women's History Month. 

NOAA to support BIPOC Climate Justice Dialogue 31 March 2021

NOAA to support BIPOC Climate Justice Dialogue

The day-long Dialogue is an opportunity for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) climate justice scholars, organizers, and funders to come together to explore how to inclusively engage, inform, and empower the public to participate in just solutions to the climate crisis—an essential undertaking if humanity is to meet the urgency and scale of the challenge.

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