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Overview of 80+ Local weather Knowledge Platforms – World


May 26, 2023

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From nation to city-level emissions, measuring adaptation vs. mitigation, monitoring local weather finance from the private and non-private sectors, understanding world local weather objectives and the motion wanted to satisfy them requires a wealth of data. Knowledge exists for a lot of points of local weather change, however with a whole bunch of platforms and numerous datasets, it may be tough to tell apart the most effective data for a specific want, or to search out the place information gaps exist.

This interactive visible reveals a matrix of greater than 80 main local weather information platforms, displayed by matter (x-axis) and geographic degree/scale (y-axis). Customers also can view this information as a filterable desk or obtain it straight.

Potential use circumstances embrace:

  • Local weather information analysts can discover probably the most related platform for his or her particular matter and the extent at which they work.
  • Funders and information creators can pinpoint information gaps, examine if there are current platforms on a topic to keep away from redundancy of recent work, or leverage synergies by constructing on current work.
  • Metropolis planners can discover information on peer cities’ emissions and local weather actions, in addition to how these actions may relate to national-level targets.
  • Choice makers searching for particular information on coverage, finance or different matters can discover related information for varied scales, evaluating coverage or funding from varied cities, international locations or areas.

A few of the notable patterns present in curating this dataset embrace: an overarching deal with mitigation, vitality and country-level information; quite a few platforms showcasing comparable datasets; and a common lack of upkeep, even on fastidiously constructed datasets. These all underscore a transparent want to enhance the world’s climate-related information infrastructure.

This Knowledge Visualization is a part of our Local weather Program. Attain out to Irene Berman-Vaporis for extra data.

Johannes Friedrich, Hannah Roeyer, Sam Lumley and Denisse Delmonte

Major Contact
Irene Berman-Vaporis

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