Monday, January 26, 2015

A look back at 2014: NOAA Climate Program Office articulates roadmap for future progress in climate science

Monday, January 12, 2015

In 2014, NOAA’s Climate Program Office, led by Director Wayne Higgins, went through the process of rearticulating its mission, vision, and unique value through the development of the CPO Strategic Plan. The office also made major progress on an Implementation Plan that provides a roadmap to achieving important outcomes in climate science.

Climate.gov team provides visual highlights for 2014 Arctic Report Card

Monday, December 15, 2014
The Climate.gov team provided visual highlights to accompany the latest installment of NOAA's Arctic Report Card, released Dec. 10, 2014.

CPO partners with Office of Education, National Ocean Service on White House Climate Education Initiative

Thursday, December 04, 2014

On October 22, Holdren (and staff) posted a “Call to Action” blog which was essentially the start of the climate education initiative. NOAA’s Climate Program Office in partnership with the Office of Education and the National Ocean Service worked with OSTP to develop the initiative and submitted a number of commitments released in the White House Factsheet (Released Dec. 3).  

CPO Staff Members to represent NOAA at UNCCC in Lima, Peru

Monday, December 01, 2014

Staff from NOAA's Climate Program Office will attend the United National Climate Change Conference in Lima, Peru. 

The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit celebrates rollout

Monday, November 17, 2014

Using plain language and easy-to-use tools, the U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit illustrates climate-related vulnerabilities that communities and businesses face, from national to local scales, and summarizes steps they can take to become more resilient.

CPO contributes to Happening Now: State of the Climate 2013 video

Monday, October 20, 2014
The Climate Program Office contributed to one of Ocean Today's latest videos: Happening Now: State of the Climate 2013. CPO's Diane Stanitski, Ned Gardiner, and Frank Niepold helped suggest reviewers for the video and the Climate Program Office is listed as a contributor.

Article highlighting Teaching Climate/CLEAN Collection makes front page of AGU’s EOS publication

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
The article “Enabling Climate and Energy Literacy: A Shared Effort” about the CLEAN collection (featured on NOAA’s Climate.gov Portal) made the front page of the September issue of the American Geophysical Union’s EOS publication.

Climate.gov launches weekly e-newsletter

Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Climate.gov, a production of NOAA’s Climate Program Office, is launching a weekly e-newsletter: “This Week on Climate.gov.”

NOAA's Climate Program Office (CPO) is announcing the Federal Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
NOAA's Climate Program Office (CPO) is announcing the Federal Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015. Pending final budget appropriations, CPO expects approximately $15.5 million will be available through the announcement, and anticipates nearly 100 new awards  between $50,000 to $200,000 each, with multi-year RISA awards ranging from $600,000 to $700,000 per year.

State of the Climate in 2013: Highlights

Monday, July 21, 2014
The highlights for the State of the Climate in 2013 report were created by the Climate.gov team in consultation with the report's editors and authors at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center.
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