IIASA News Feed http://www.iiasa.ac.at RSS Feeds from IIASA news en-en Tue, 21 Nov 2017 20:14:09 +0100 Two thirds of major emitting countries not on track to reach their climate targets http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/research/researchPrograms/EcosystemsServicesandManagement/news/171103-PBL-CLIMA.html Fri, 03 Nov 2017 09:36:26 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/research/researchPrograms/EcosystemsServicesandManagement/news/171103-PBL-CLIMA.html International experts present ten-point memorandum on tackling climate change ahead of UN Climate Change Conference http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171106-ten-point-memorandum.html Mon, 06 Nov 2017 09:26:14 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171106-ten-point-memorandum.html Climate change policy depends on how we value future wellbeing http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/173110-climate-wellbeing.html Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:26:07 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/173110-climate-wellbeing.html Switch from wood to gas for cooking is not a climate problem http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171027-Wood-Gas-Cooking.html Wed, 25 Oct 2017 13:57:26 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171027-Wood-Gas-Cooking.html Arctic Futures Initiative partners with Arctic Circle http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171017-AFI-Arctic-Circle.html Sun, 15 Oct 2017 13:17:40 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171017-AFI-Arctic-Circle.html Application of IIASA approach to UN projections shows less aging http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171006-UN-aging.html Fri, 06 Oct 2017 09:26:13 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171006-UN-aging.html IIASA Governing Council elects new Chair http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171005-council.html Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:51:18 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171005-council.html IIASA celebrates 45 years http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171004-birthday.html Wed, 27 Sep 2017 10:23:05 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171004-birthday.html Win-win strategies for climate and food security http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171002-soil-climate.html Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:41:52 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/171002-soil-climate.html Land, forest, and cropland data now available http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170926-sci-data.html Mon, 25 Sep 2017 16:32:14 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170926-sci-data.html Citizen science targets land-use change in Austria http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170919-FotoQuestGo.html Mon, 18 Sep 2017 15:09:39 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170919-FotoQuestGo.html 5,000 deaths annually from dieselgate in Europe http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170918-diesel-nox.html Fri, 15 Sep 2017 10:45:30 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170918-diesel-nox.html New hopes for limiting warming to 1.5°C http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170918-emissionbudget.html Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:58:03 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170918-emissionbudget.html Expanding systems analysis expertise in Southern Africa http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170824-SASAC-launch.html Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:10:30 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170824-SASAC-launch.html Before the flood: What drives preparedness? http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170821-flood-risk.html Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:19:25 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170821-flood-risk.html Better farm water management could help achieve UN Sustainable Development Goals http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170721-enviro-flow.html Fri, 21 Jul 2017 11:35:12 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170721-enviro-flow.html IIASA and China http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/leadership/director/170702-China.html Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:50:08 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/leadership/director/170702-China.html Second place for IIASA in think tank rankings http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170629-iccg.html Thu, 29 Jun 2017 08:59:45 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170629-iccg.html Safeguarding sustainability through forest certification mapping http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170627-forestmap.html Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:51:56 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170627-forestmap.html The costs of phasing down hydrofluorocarbons http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170626-f-gas.html Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:51:25 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170626-f-gas.html Mathematical confirmation: Rewiring financial networks reduces systemic risk http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170622-SRT.html Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:13:46 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170622-SRT.html An end to population aging in China, Germany, USA http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170621-PLOS-age.html Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:45:12 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170621-PLOS-age.html Education and health are priorities in sustainable development http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/research/researchPrograms/WorldPopulation/News/170620-PNAS.html Tue, 13 Jun 2017 11:34:46 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/research/researchPrograms/WorldPopulation/News/170620-PNAS.html Memorandum from the IIASA Council and the IIASA Director General http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170620-council.html Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:33:47 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170620-council.html Water management interventions push scarcity downstream http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170615-downstream.html Tue, 13 Jun 2017 11:36:38 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170615-downstream.html Optimal harvests without top-down planning http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170612-PNAS-bali.html Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:52:16 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170612-PNAS-bali.html Another record-breaking year for renewable energy http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170608-REN21.html Wed, 07 Jun 2017 15:10:48 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170608-REN21.html Ambiguous pledges leave large uncertainty under Paris climate agreement http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170606-INDC.html Tue, 06 Jun 2017 10:14:43 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170606-INDC.html IIASA staff set the pace in bike commuting http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170602-bike2work.html Thu, 01 Jun 2017 15:21:03 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170602-bike2work.html Synergies and trade-offs in the Sustainable Development Goals http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170517-sdg-icsu.html Wed, 17 May 2017 09:29:26 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170517-sdg-icsu.html Excess diesel emissions bring global health and environmental impacts http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170515-air-diesel.html Mon, 15 May 2017 10:13:58 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170515-air-diesel.html Vienna Energy Forum to contribute to successful implementation of SDGs and Paris Agreement http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170511-VEF2017.html Wed, 10 May 2017 11:50:01 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170511-VEF2017.html Acting now on climate could bring multiple benefits for sustainable development http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170509-air-science.html Tue, 09 May 2017 14:31:09 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170509-air-science.html Manfred Strubegger 1951-2017 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/alumni/InMemoriam/170428-Strubegger.html Fri, 28 Apr 2017 08:30:16 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/alumni/InMemoriam/170428-Strubegger.html Citizen science campaign to aid disaster response http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170428-crowd-disaster.html Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:56:10 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170428-crowd-disaster.html Synthetic gas would cut air pollution but worsen climate damage in China http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170427-air-china.html Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:42:46 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170427-air-china.html Restoring tropical forests for a sustainable future http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170420-restore.html Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:20:42 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170420-restore.html Next ten years critical for achieving climate change goals http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170413-carbon-cycle.html Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:55:29 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170413-carbon-cycle.html New ERC grant to explore human wellbeing as criterion for sustainable development  http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170407-erc-lutz.html Fri, 07 Apr 2017 09:14:00 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170407-erc-lutz.html Small and medium farms are essential to sustain quality of global food supply http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170405-lancet.html Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:23:18 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170405-lancet.html Wealth, culture, and cost affect household appliance purchases http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170405-appliances.html Wed, 05 Apr 2017 08:43:54 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170405-appliances.html Young scientists 2017 selected http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170403-yssp.html Fri, 31 Mar 2017 09:43:12 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170403-yssp.html Global food supply at risk from agricultural misuse of nonrenewable water http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170329-groundwater.html Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:43:44 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170329-groundwater.html New international banking rules would not prevent another financial crisis http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170327-financial-risk.html Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:46:09 +0200 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170327-financial-risk.html IIASA expands international postdoc opportunities http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170314-postdocs.html Tue, 14 Mar 2017 09:49:57 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170314-postdocs.html Investment key in adapting to climate change in West Africa http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170309-food-climate-africa.html Wed, 08 Mar 2017 16:46:53 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170309-food-climate-africa.html Traveling droughts bring new possibilities for prediction http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170307-drought.html Tue, 07 Mar 2017 10:03:39 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170307-drought.html How nature creates forest diversity http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170306-pnas-trees.html Mon, 06 Mar 2017 13:44:10 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170306-pnas-trees.html Climate research needs greater focus on human populations http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170228-pop-climate.html Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:32:55 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170228-pop-climate.html Preferential trade agreements enhance global trade at the expense of its resilience http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170216-trade-network.html Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:32:17 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170216-trade-network.html Living standards lag behind economic growth http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170213-energy-living.html Mon, 13 Feb 2017 09:20:24 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170213-energy-living.html Study traces black carbon sources in the Russian Arctic http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170203-arctic-bc.html Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:57:35 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170203-arctic-bc.html Oil production releases more methane than previously thought http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170201-oilgas.html Tue, 31 Jan 2017 13:59:00 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170201-oilgas.html New momentum in low-carbon energy http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170130-ncc-carbon.html Mon, 30 Jan 2017 14:41:51 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170130-ncc-carbon.html Trade-offs between economic growth and deforestation http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170116-forest-dev.html Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:39:58 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170116-forest-dev.html Income and energy efficiency to drive future greenhouse gas emissions http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170116-co2-drivers.html Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:56:47 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170116-co2-drivers.html Bioenergy policy with forest protection better for climate mitigation  http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170113-Recebio.html Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:20:44 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170113-Recebio.html Grasslands hold potential for increased food production http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170111-grasslands.html Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:17:08 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170111-grasslands.html Tool helps cities to plan electric bus routes, and calculate the benefits http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170109-bus-kth.html Mon, 09 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170109-bus-kth.html Changing rainfall patterns linked to water security in India http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170109-groundwater.html Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:07:28 +0100 http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170109-groundwater.html Awards for young scientists http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/about/news/170104-yssp-awards.html Wed, 04 Jan 2017 09:45:15 +0100 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