$100,000 to fund climate change planning and actions integrating into GMA comprehensive plans
The Washington State Department of Commerce is pleased to announce that $100,000 is available through a competitive grant process to help fund climate change planning. All Washington cities and counties are eligible. Five $20,000 grants will be awarded. Applications are due June 19, 2020. The grants may be used to amend GMA comprehensive plans that integrate climate change planning into objectives, policies and related implementation projects achieving climate change planning goals.
The Fiscal Affairs Department (FAD) of the IMF is seeking to hire up to 4 economists specialized in issues related to climate change, to shape and support the advice given to IMF member countries both directly and more broadly through the development of policy analysis and guidance.
The successful candidates will help drive FAD’s climate agenda in one or more of the areas below:
The Adaption Expert assists with and supports several portfolios, drafting reports and talking points related to climate change adaptation, for U.S. Government agencies.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
SF Bay Area
ERM seeks a motivated Air Quality & Climate Change Principal Consultant, with significant consulting experience and client relationships, to grow our air quality services business in Northern California. This is a partner-track opportunity for a Principal-level professional looking to further advance their career with a global environmental leader, and to make a significant impact in successfully implementing ERM's global strategy.
CFR’s Blavatnik and Robina Franklin Williams internships give selected interns the opportunity to receive training in the area of foreign policy; as well as skills training in areas such as writing, research, and program planning.
The intern will enhance their skills in research, writing, and editing. They will build on their ability to collaborate as part of a team, and communicate effectively.
CFR internships are paid, require a 14 - 18 hour commitment, and are filled on a rolling basis.
Colorado has suffered from the effects of climate change with drought, wildfire, and an unreliable snowpack. With snow-related and river-related recreation as two huge pieces of the economy, Coloradans are feeling the economic effects. The 2018 wildfire season was terrifying, putting farms, homes, and lives in danger.
Durham, North Carolina, United States, RTI Headquarters (RTP Area)
RTI International seeks a prospect for the Climate Impacts Internship within the Center for Applied Economics and Strategy in the Social, Statistical, and Environmental Sciences unit.
The JV8 Central Grasslands Conservation Initiative (JV8) seeks a leader with demonstrated abilities to grow and manage a large innovative partnership by serving as the Conservation Director for the initiative. We are looking for an experienced, highly-motivated, self-starting, partnership-oriented individual.
The Pew Charitable Trusts uses data to make a difference. For more than 70 years, we have focused on serving the public, invigorating civic life, conducting nonpartisan research, advancing effective public policies and practices, and achieving tangible results. Through rigorous inquiry and knowledge sharing, we inform and engage public-spirited citizens and organizations, linking diverse interests to pursue common cause.
The ACDI is happy to share three exciting opportunities to join the recently launched, South Africa / Flanders Climate Adaptation Research and Training Partnership (SAF-ADAPT)
Founded in 1936, the National Wildlife Federation (NWF or Federation) is America's largest and most trusted grassroots conservation organization with 52 state/territorial affiliates and more than six million members and supporters, including hunters, anglers, gardeners, birders, hikers, campers, paddlers, and outdoor enthusiasts of all stripes.
In partnership with the Gulf of Mexico Alliance (GOMA) and the American Society of Adaptation Professionals (ASAP), the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is pleased to offer a new online course in climate adaptation for natural resource managers working in the United States Gulf Coast region. This interactive, web-based course is intended to equip conservation professionals with the necessary knowledge to carry out critical conservation work in a time of uncertainty and change.
This AmeriCorps VISTA position is a great opportunity for a highly motivated person to work with communities to increase their capacity to adapt to the impacts of climate change. Rural Alaska Native communities imminently threatened by environmental hazards currently have limited access to the information and resources needed to mitigate those hazards. Furthermore, stories and information from communities rarely reach decision-makers.
Have you organized or facilitated a place-based climate adaptation workshop?
EcoAdapt and Virginia Tech are conducting a National Science Foundation-funded study aimed at enhancing the quality of climate adaptation workshops in the United States. One aspect of this study is to survey participants in past workshops about what they found most valuable about the workshop and its outcomes. Aggregate results will be shared broadly. Participant identities will remain confidential.