State of the Planet

News from the Columbia Climate School

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  • A Life Well Mapped

    A Life Well Mapped

    Mark Becker believed in the power of geospatial data and analysis to motivate our stewardship of the environment and guide development of sustainable approaches that balance human and environmental needs.

  • Mapping Flood Exposure in Southwest Haiti

    Mapping Flood Exposure in Southwest Haiti

    Mapping flood exposure in Haiti is part of ongoing research at CIESIN on environmental risks and integrated development there.

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Recent record-breaking heat waves have affected communities across the world. The Extreme Heat Workshop will bring together researchers and practitioners to advance the state of knowledge, identify community needs, and develop a framework for evaluating risks with a focus on climate justice. Register by June 15

  • A Life Well Mapped

    A Life Well Mapped

    Mark Becker believed in the power of geospatial data and analysis to motivate our stewardship of the environment and guide development of sustainable approaches that balance human and environmental needs.

  • Mapping Flood Exposure in Southwest Haiti

    Mapping Flood Exposure in Southwest Haiti

    Mapping flood exposure in Haiti is part of ongoing research at CIESIN on environmental risks and integrated development there.