Project/program evaluation

Ethnography of the RISA Program

Lead CCASS Contact: Alison Meadow

In an upcoming publication, Institute of the Environment's Alison Meadow reflects upon NOAA's Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments (RISA) program: how it was created, how it has developed, and what other boundary and climate service organizations can learn about how to structure their programs to optimize climate service delivery, collaborative knowledge development, and learning within the organizations.

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Review of Global Framework for Climate Services

Lead CCASS Contact: Andrea Gerlak

An interdisciplinary team from the University of Arizona spent 13 days in three African countries in summer 2017 to evaluate the role and impact of the World Meteorological Organization’s Global Framework for Climate Services. GFCS aims to bring climate information to bear on climate challenges in developing countries.

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Evaluating and Improving Co-production of Climate Science Knowledge

Lead CCASS Contact: Alison Meadow

This project evaluated the approaches used by DOI Southwest Climate Science Center-funded investigators to collaborate with agency managers and stakeholders with the goal of identifying a set of best practices that improve both management and collaborative research process-related outcomes.

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Ecosystem Resilience and Adaptation

Ethnography of the RISA Program

Lead CCASS Contact: Alison Meadow

In an upcoming publication, Institute of the Environment's Alison Meadow reflects upon NOAA's Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments (RISA) program: how it was created, how it has developed, and what other boundary and climate service organizations can learn about how to structure their programs to optimize climate service delivery, collaborative knowledge development, and learning within the organizations.

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Connecting science and decision-making

Ethnography of the RISA Program

Lead CCASS Contact: Alison Meadow

In an upcoming publication, Institute of the Environment's Alison Meadow reflects upon NOAA's Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments (RISA) program: how it was created, how it has developed, and what other boundary and climate service organizations can learn about how to structure their programs to optimize climate service delivery, collaborative knowledge development, and learning within the organizations.

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Adaptation and International Development

Review of Global Framework for Climate Services

Lead CCASS Contact: Andrea Gerlak

An interdisciplinary team from the University of Arizona spent 13 days in three African countries in summer 2017 to evaluate the role and impact of the World Meteorological Organization’s Global Framework for Climate Services. GFCS aims to bring climate information to bear on climate challenges in developing countries.

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Climate/poverty connection

Review of Global Framework for Climate Services

Lead CCASS Contact: Andrea Gerlak

An interdisciplinary team from the University of Arizona spent 13 days in three African countries in summer 2017 to evaluate the role and impact of the World Meteorological Organization’s Global Framework for Climate Services. GFCS aims to bring climate information to bear on climate challenges in developing countries.

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