World Climate at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union

WC at AGU

Climate Interactive’s World Climate Exercise generates climate policies of the people, by the people, and for the people. This December, participants at the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting will have an opportunity to design their own science-based international climate policy agreement. The American Geophysical Union (AGU) brings together Earth and space scientists to collaboratively advance and […]

New Powerful Role Play Exercise at MIT Builds Grounded Hope for the Climate

MIT world energy

World Energy from Climate Interactive on VimeoWorld Energy is a new role-playing game that enables participants to work together in groups to negotiate a pathway through the global energy transition and limit future climate risk. In the video above, featuring Andrew Jones, John Sterman, and Juliette Rooney-Varga, students at MIT play the exercise and experience the dramatic negotiations […]

World Climate Exercise Engages Future German Business Leaders

Simulated sea level rise during the World Climate exercise

Our World Climate exercise and C-ROADS climate simulation are powerful for helping to explore climate change and learn about global social responsibility. Below is a review of how business students at Germany’s Reutlingen University experienced these tools. Click here to view more images from the workshop.     Climate change simulation debuts at ESB Master […]

Grounded in Possibility With En-ROADS

En-ROADS Scenario Presentation

At Climate Interactive we are piloting a new ways to engage people in our En-ROADS energy simulation and ground them in the options we have to address our climate and energy challenges. Like we have done with our previous simulations, we imagine reaching thousands of people to equip them with the tools to take action. Check out […]

Global Effort to Spread Climate Negotiation Simulations Takes Off

Paris, France – Source: COP in MyCity

As the U.N. climate negotiations steadily tick toward their deadline of releasing a new agreement in 2015, a global effort led by young people to have their voices heard and taken seriously in the negotiations is spreading worldwide. The initiative, COP in MyCity, is using Climate Interactive’s World Climate Exercise as the basis of their […]

Climate Interactive in the UK: Building grounded hope on climate solutions

En-ROADS doable

“The workshop enabled participants to visualize how the various approaches and solutions interact and impact climate outcomes.  Some of the conclusions challenged received wisdom and intuition.” – Workshop Participant In the latest leg of our campaign to build understanding of climate change solutions, Climate Interactive Co-Director Drew Jones traveled to London to engage leaders with our simulations […]

World Climate in French: An Integrative and Multidisciplinary Approach

World Climate in French: An Integrative and Multidisciplinary Approach

“Look, they only gave us cake crumb, we won’t give anything to the other countries!”  -a student, just before the negotiation starts Our friend Laurent Richard, a mathematics teacher at the International School of Boston, saw transformative results after running our  World Climate Exercise with his students in French.  Here’s what he had to say (for the […]

Climate Interactive Simulation Opens Minds of 200 International Fellows

Climate Interactive Simulation Opens Minds of 200 International Fellows

A group of 185 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows from across the world got a crash course in climate change policy from Climate Interactive Co-Director Drew Jones at this year’s Global Leadership Forum in Washington, D.C. The World Energy and World Climate simulations helped these leaders, who represented 93 countries, gain insights into the complexity of […]

Online En-ROADS Model Debuts at Stanford World Energy Exercise

Stanford grad students experienced the thrill and complexity of dealing with climate change head on recently, as Climate Interactive brought our World Energy exercise to Stanford’s Precourt Institute for Energy for the second year running. Led by Climate Interactive Co-Director Drew Jones, World Energy challenges participants to create an energy policy that will limit global […]