The Frederick S. Pardee Center was honored to demonstrate the International Futures modeling system for Ban Ki Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, on June 7.
On October 16, the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), the UK Met Office, and Risk Management Solutions will launch a joint report titled, "The Geography of Poverty, Disasters and Climate Extremes in 2030." The report’s authors examined the relationship between disasters and poverty, us
We are excited to host Dr. Evan Hillebrand, Professor of Geoeconomic Studies at the University of Kentucky’s Patterson School, as he discusses his forthcoming book, Energy, Economic Growth, and Geopolitical Futures, on Friday, October 11.
With funding support from the Hanns Seidel Foundation, the Pardee Center and the ISS have produced a new brief on South Africa’s population.
Research Assistant Alison Burt will spend the next 10 weeks in Washington, DC, interning with the Global Center on Conflict, Development, and Security at the World Bank.
Over the summer, Arrow Electronics Inc., a Fortune 150 company with 16,500 employees worldwide, contributed $100,000 to the Frederick S. Pardee Center. The gift will help expand and support the important foundational work of the International Futures system.
The Pardee Center’s Senior Scientist Dale Rothman was the first author on a recent article in the journal Climactic Change, titled “Challenges to adaptation: a fundamental concept for the shared socio-economic pathways and beyond.” The publication focuses on the development of Shared Socio-economic Pathways (SSPs), new scenarios that would incorporate the socioeconom
In August, Associate Director Jonathan Moyer traveled to South Africa to address a number of ongoing initiatives with local governments and IGOs. At the start of his trip, he led a five-day training for the Western Cape Provincial Government on the IFs model.