Category Archives: Themes & Concepts

Water for Life

  Water for life is a biological given; a construction that is both inalienable and immutable on our green-blue planet.  From a cultural perspective, water is foundational for our societal…

The IHOPE Islands project

  Project Description Island communities represent some of the most vulnerable sections of global society to the increasing threats of climate variability, demographic expansion, economic instability, and sudden environmental change….

Expertise for the Future: Histories of environmental prediction and policy

  This Project is a cross-cutting thematic project that focuses on the history of the idea of environmental prediction, and the reception of predictions by societies.   Project description…