Read Future Earth's latest Annual Report

Future Earth has released its newest annual report, which shares highlights of our work from April 2017 to March 2016.

It was an important period for Future Earth. In the last year, we grew by leaps and bounds – expanding our team and activities and reaching new parts of the globe. We also took part in major sustainability events around the world, from the Habitat III summit in Quito, Ecuador, to the Marrakech Climate Change Conference in Morocco.

Future Earth and the Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) strengthen collaboration to accelerate transitions to sustainability

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Montreal, QC – On the margins of the 46th Session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Future Earth and the Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI), two of the main global change research organisations that provide scientific information to climate change and biodiversity assessments, have agreed to strengthen their collaboration on a number of key activities.

Support for early career researchers and professionals to get involved in cities and climate change conference

The World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) and  Future Earth offer support for early career researchers and professionals (ECRs/ECPs*) to get involved in “2018 Cities and Climate Change Science Conference: Fostering new scientific knowledge for cities based on science, practice and policy.” This conference will run from 5 to 7 March 2018 in Edmonton, Canada.

Announcing the winners of a grants programme for biodiversity research

Future Earth is pleased to announce the winners of the first round of grants for the Program for Early-stage Grants Advancing Sustainability Science (PEGASuS), focusing on biodiversity and natural assets. In this phase, the programme will support five research projects, each of which will examine critical questions around the relationships between humans and the environment. The winning projects cover a range of topics, including the impacts of the cocaine trade on natural areas in Mesoamerica and the sustainable farming of maize, pumpkins and other crops in Malawi.