How should solar geoengineering research be governed to address risks and uncertainties? We are pleased to announce that the Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes (CSPO) and our partners, with the generous support of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation (grant 2017-9921), will conduct a groundbreaking new project on solar geoengineering research governance. Should scientists conduct research on ways to directly … More Engaging Citizens to Inform Governance of Geoengineering Research
For Immediate Release Contact: Mahmud Farooque, (202) 446-0397 October 18, 2016 (WASHINGTON) – In a new report on open innovation, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) highlights the work of the Expert and Citizen Assessment of Science and Technology (ECAST) network in engaging the public. The report, “Open Innovation: Practices to Engage Citizens and Effectively Implement … More ECAST Featured in GAO Open Innovation Report
This Newsletter is addressed to all partners in the WWViews Alliance to inform about WWViews on Climate and Energy activities at COP21 in Paris … More WWViews Newsletter: COP21 in Paris
November 6, 2015 BOSTON – The Museum of Science, Boston and Arizona State University’s Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes are among the six institutions awarded an Environmental Literacy Grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The NOAA Grants Program funds projects that strengthen environmental literacy among the public and elementary and high … More Museum of Science, Boston, Arizona State University Receive NOAA Grant
Follow the event live on the UN Web TV http://webtv.un.org/# Connect with others and tweet your comments at #WWViews and #CWNYC Read the full results report at http://climateandenergy.wwviews.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/WWviews-Result-Report_english_low.pdf HIGH LEVEL DISCUSSION OPEN TO THE PRESS Organized by the Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations in collaboration with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change … More World Wide Views results Report Official Launch
On Saturday, June 6, thousands of average citizens around the world, including a group of 100 at ASU, will have the opportunity to give their take on climate change and energy. Their opinions will inform the United Nations Framework Convention in Paris in December. … More Giving everyday citizens a voice in global policy decisions
Informing NASA’s Asteroid Initiative: A Citizen Forum In its history, the Earth has been repeatedly struck by asteroids, large chunks of rock from space that can cause considerable damage in a collision. Can we—or should we—try to protect Earth from potentially hazardous impacts? How about harvesting asteroids for potential economic benefits? Could asteroid exploration be … More Get involved in our next big project—NASA’s Asteroid Initiative!