2017: Climate change, urbanization, and natural reseource management in development cooperation at the Seminar for Rural Development, Berlin

climate-babel teaches one-week course on strategies and instruments for sustainable development between climate change, urbanization, and natural resource management in development cooperation. The course is part of a postgraduate training in international development cooperation at the Seminar for Rural Development (SLE), Berlin.

2016-2017:  Database for city-based efficiency in GHG emission reduction, Potsdam University

climate-babel is developing a database for evaluating city-based efficiency in GHG emission reduction in the EU for Potsdam University, Potsdam.

2016: Conference for the World Bank on climate change in the Indus Basin

climate-babel supports University of Zurich organizing a conference on climate change in the Indus Basin

2016: Danish Red Cross, Project Evaluations in the Caucasus countries

climate-babel supports the banyaneer network (Australia) with statistical analyses of field surveys.

2016-2017: Evaluation of project proposals for the European Commission

climate-babel evaluates project proposals up to €5mn for exploiting the added value of Climate Information Services within the HORIZON 2020 framework programme.

2016: Rural livelihood improvement in Georgia, project evaluation

climate-babel supports design and analysis of baseline and midterm evaluation surveys for the SDC funded MOLI project in Georgia.

2016-2018: Integrated Climate Protection and Adaptation Plan for the German State of Hesse

climate-babel is part of the consortium for producing the Integrated Climate Protection Plan Hesse 2025 for the German State of Hesse, developing adaptation measures in multiple sectors and supporting the sectoral participation process. The project is funded by the environment ministry of the State of Hesse.

Since 2016: 2-week training course on Green Cities, Seminar for Rural Development, Berlin

climate-babel is developing a 2-week training course on green cities, sustainable urban development, and urban climate action for the Seminar for Rural Development (SLE), Berlin.

2016:  Background report on climate action for Seminar for Rural Development, Berlin, in view of the Paris Agreement

climate-babel authors a background report on climate change and climate action for the Seminar for Rural Development (SLE), Berlin.

2015-2017: Droughts and extreme events in the upper Yangtze basin

climate-babel supports GEOTEST AG, setting up a database on extreme events in the upper Yangtze basin, with detection and quantification of drought events . The project is funded by SDC.

2015: Climate change vulnerability assessments in development cooperation at the Seminar for Rural Development, Berlin

climate-babel teaches two-day courses on climate change vulnerability assessments. The courses are part of international two-week trainings on climate change and sustainable development in development cooperation at the Seminar for Rural Development (SLE), Berlin.

2015: American Red Cross, Post-Haiyan Project Evaluation in the Philippines

climate-babel supports the banyaneer network (Australia) with statistical analyses of field surveys.

2015: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GIZ GmbH (Kenia, Tanzania, Uganda)

climate-babel conducts a scoping mission through Eastern Africa for the Global Programme “Risk Assessment and Management for Adaptation to Climate Change (Loss & Damage)” together with GIZ. climate-babel conducts stakeholder interviews and contributes its know-how in climate science and integrated assessments. Based on the climate change adaptation landscape charted by the mission, climate babel makes recommendations for relevant climate change risk assessments and management projects.

2015: Cities, urbanization, and climate change in development cooperation at the Seminar for Rural Development, Berlin

climate-babel teaches one-week course on strategies and instruments for sustainable development under urbanization and climate change. The course is part of a postgraduate training in international development cooperation at the Seminar for Rural Development (SLE), Berlin.

2015-2017: Climate change adaptation in the upper Yangtze basin

climate-babel provides Ernst Basler + Partner, Zurich, with backstopping on climate modelling and downscaling for climate analyses of the upper Yangtze basin. The project is funded by SDC.

2015: CARE Australia, Project Evaluation in South-East Asia

climate-babel supports the banyaneer network (Australia) with statistical analyses of field surveys.

2014: Geo-Statistics at GIS Trainer, Berlin

climate-babel teaches Geo-Statistics during a One-week-course at GIS Trainer, Berlin.

 2014: Ecologic Institute (Berlin, Germany), EU Project “Post Carbon Cities of Tomorrow”

climate-babel supports the EU Project “Post Carbon Cities of Tomorrow” (Pocacito, EU FP-7) by systematizing and classifying leading cities in Europe regarding low-carbon development, and by establishing a database of climate-related memberships, actions and performance for over 1000 cities.

2014: Project “JI experience for decision making”, funded by the environmental ministries of Austria, Finland, Switzerland

climate-babel supports Anja Kollmuss with a statistical evaluation of JI projects.

2014: Banyaneer (Australia)

climate-babel continues to support the banyaneer network (Australia) with statistical analyses of field surveys.

2014: Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

climate-babel continues to support the dataclim-Projekt. climate-babel contributes further analyses of climate data in cooperation with the Indonesian weather service BMKG, and creates dissemination products taylored to different target audiences and media channels.

2014: Oeko Institute (Berlin, Germany)

climate-babel supports the Öko-Institut with a statistical evaluation of CDM projects.

2013: Banyaneer (Australia)

climate-babel supports the banyaneer network (Australia) with statistical analyses of a field survey on the effectiveness of adaptation programs by different NGOs.

2012-2013: Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

The dataclim-Projekt, a cooperation between GIZ and the Indonesian weather service, develops a Climate Change Information System. The system enables ministries and administration to take climate change into account for mid- and long-term planning. Working out of Europe and Indonesia, climate-babel contributes its know-how in data analysis and representation and consults on the technical implementation. The greater climate-babel network facilitates further connections between the project and the scientific community.

2012-2013: Climate change vulnerability indicators – from noise to signal (Cambridge University Press)

Following an invitation by J. Mugler, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle
climate-babel writes a book chapter on “Climate Change Vulnerability Indicators – From Noise to Signal” for the book “The Making of Governmental Knowledge Through Quantification” by Rottenburg, R., Mugler, J. et al (eds.), to be published in 2015 by Cambridge University Press.