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Winner Spotlight: Recycled Debris for Adaptation to Climate Change

November 21, 2014
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The 2014 Climate CoLab Judge's Choice Winner title in the Waste Management contest went to REACC (Recycled Debris for Adaptation to Climate Change) , a model developed by marine biologist and environmentalist Victor Blanco . The proposal provides a management plan to reduce and recycle debris from cement production , an activity with high greenhouse gas emissions. Victor and...
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CoLab Talk: Two new contests! Conference videos now available

November 17, 2014
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New Contests Launched ...
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Crowds & Climate: From Ideas to Action, a review of the 2014 Climate CoLab conference

November 13, 2014
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Business and non-profit leaders, innovators, academics, policymakers and concerned citizens gathered at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) last week for the Climate CoLab’s Crowds and Climate: From Ideas to Action conference. A project of the MIT Center for Collective Intelligence, the Climate CoLab uses a technology-enabled, crowd-based approach to tackle climate change by...
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Press Release: Grand Prize Winners Announced at MIT Climate Change Conference

November 7, 2014
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PRESS RELEASE Grand Prize Winners Announced at MIT Climate Change Conference Crowdsourced ideas to address climate change honored at today’s conference. CAMBRIDGE, MA – The Climate CoLab, a project at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), uses online contests to find innovative, new ways to address global climate change.  Today, the Grand Prize and Honorable...
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Winner Spotlight: @conservaction

November 2, 2014
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A winning proposal in the Communicating Coastal Risk and Resilience contest comes from @conservaction, with their A Collaborative Solutions Communication Platform idea targeted at improving the resilience of coastal communities in Tanzania . The team plans to create an informative radio program that opens dialogue among various stakeholders working to make coastal communities ...
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