Advancing Global Change Science and Solutions

AGCI links science, solutions, and community to address the most pressing global change issues.

Reducing carbon at speed and scale: Meet the Crux Alliance

Durable climate solutions require well-designed policies that get the technical details right. AGCI supports the Crux Alliance, a group of nonprofit organizations with deep policy design expertise, to work with policymakers in the world’s highest carbon-emitting countries.

The adaptive mind: Fostering psychosocial resilience to climate change

Working on the front lines of the growing climate crisis is emotionally and spiritually demanding. We recently spoke with AGCI Affiliate Susanne Moser, lead organizer and facilitator of the <a href="/workshops/7014x0000002KVVAA2/the-adaptive-mind-identifying-the-psychosocial-skills-capacities-needed-to-navigate-an-increasingly-difficult-world">Adaptive Mind workshop</a>, to understand the skills and capacities needed to navigate the turbulent, traumatic, and transformative challenges of climate change with resilience.

Reducing food system emissions, one bite at a time

Emerging research is beginning to shed light on actions that consumers and producers alike can take to reduce food system impacts on the climate. Emissions are generated at every stage of the food system, from the production on farm to the food you scrape off your plate.
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Unraveling the mystery of disappearing Colorado River water

In October, Sublimation of Snow project research partners installed a suite of field instruments to fill in data gaps on the poorly understood process of how snow behaves in windy mountain environments.

AGCI seeks social scientist for new position

AGCI is hiring a newly formed Social Scientist position to help cultivate AGCI as a place for interdisciplinary and actionable science
“AGCI tackles the challenging task of bringing together disparate research communities with ease, facilitating conversations that do not happen in other forums.”
– AGCI workshop participant
“AGCI defines what true community partnership looks like, helping us make sense of complex climate data, which allows us to positively impact our communities.”
– Ashley Perl, Pitkin County Community Resiliency Manager
“AGCI has become an intellectual proving ground, a ferment for new ideas and concepts, and a place where the different disciplines actually talk, and progress.”
– Hal Harvey, CEO, Energy Innovation