Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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 Portal) made the front page of the September issue of the American Geophysical Union’s EOS publication. launches weekly e-newsletter

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

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 team in consultation with the report's editors and authors at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center.

NOAA, CPO staff contribute to special edition of Earth Perspectives: Transdisciplinarity Enabled

Monday, June 23, 2014

A Special Issue of the Journal, Earth Perspectives: Transdisciplinarity Enabled on the role of the International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI) in Shaping Climate Services was published on June 14, 2014. staff, NOAA leadership attend Webby Awards

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
After winning three awards in the 2014 Webby Awards, NOAA was invited to give a five-word acceptance speech at a ceremony in New York City on Monday. David Herring and Frank Niepold of NOAA attended along with National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Administrator Dr. Kathryn Sullivan and Senior Advisor Christine Blackburn. Dr. Sullivan accepted the awards. Her speech: "Earth: Our home. NOAA's mission."

Moving toward collective impact in climate change literacy: the Climate Literacy And Energy Awareness Network

Monday, May 05, 2014

A CLEAN manuscript has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Geoscience Education theme issue on climate literacy. In recent years various climate change education efforts have been launched, including federally (NOAA, NASA, NSF, etc.) and privately funded projects, as well as the development and deployment of the Climate and Energy Literacy frameworks, both reviewed and endorsed by the U.S. Global Change Research Program. wins two Webby Awards and a People's Voice Award!

Monday, April 28, 2014

NOAA was selected by the International Academy of the Digital Arts & Sciences to receive two Webby Awards in the "Government" and "Green" categories.  We also garnered a People's Voice Award in the "Green" category (placing second overall in the "Government" category), determined by popular vote.