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New ND-GAIN partnership addresses climate risk in supply chains

Contact: Joyce Coffee, ND-GAIN, 312-894-9028, Joyce.Coffee.3@nd.edu Climate indicators and country risk ratings developed by the University of Notre Dame Global Adaptation Index (ND-GAIN) will be instrumental in a new partnership announced Tuesday (Feb. 25) whose goal is to develop the Climate Change Risk Management...

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New ND-GAIN partnership addresses climate risk in supply chains

Contact: Joyce Coffee, ND-GAIN, 312-894-9028, Joyce.Coffee.3@nd.edu  Climate indicators and country risk ratings developed by the University of Notre DameGlobal Adaptation Index (ND-GAIN) will be instrumental in a new partnership announced Tuesday (Feb. 25) whose goal is to develop the Climate Change Risk Management...

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ND-GAIN 2013 Annual Meeting Highlights

ND-GAIN’s 2013 Annual Meeting was the premier gathering of domestic and international thought leaders on adaptation. The event, held at the non-partisan Wilson Center, was attended by more than 100 leaders from major multinational corporations, NGOs and government agencies who...

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2013 Annual Meeting

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyjtrfYpVCs ND-GAIN's 2013 Annual Meeting was the premier gathering of domestic and international thought leaders on adaptation. The event was held at the non-partisan Wilson Center, and was attended by leaders from major multinational corporations, NGOs and government agencies who are developing...

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NDIGD awarded contract to evaluate water project in Ghana

Contact: Michael Sweikar, NDIGD managing director, msweikar@nd.edu   The University of Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development (NDIGD) was recently awarded a $375,000 contract from the Millennium Challenge Corp. (MCC) to conduct an evaluation of MCC’s water project in Ghana.…

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ND-GAIN Prize Winners 2013

This year's winners are Monsanto and PepsiCo! Monsanto | Efficient Maize for Africa (WEMA) The Water Efficient Maize for Africa project (WEMA) is a public/private partnership, led by the Kenyan-based African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) and funded by the Bill and...

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ND-GAIN issues call for applications for Corporate Adaptation Award

Contact: Joyce Coffee, 574-807-9322, joyce.coffee@gain.org The Notre Dame Global Adaptation Index(ND-GAIN) at the University of Notre Dame is accepting applications for the ND-GAINCorporate Adaptation Award, an annual award for contributions to awareness, science or action in creating resilience to corporate change.…

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ND-GAIN Hosts World-Leading Adaptation Index

The Global Adaptation Index (GAIN)—the world’s leading Index showing which countries are best prepared to deal with the droughts, super-storms and other natural disasters that climate change can cause—is moving to the University of Notre Dame. GAIN, which ranks countries annually based on...

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Joyce Coffee named managing director of ND-GAIN

Contact: ND-GAIN, ndgain@nd.edu Joyce E. Coffee, who has extensive experience working on climate change and sustainability — particularly in the government and corporate sectors — has been named managing director of the University of Notre Dame’s Global Adaptation Index…

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Joyce Coffee named managing director of ND-GAIN

Joyce E. Coffee, who has extensive experience working on climate change and sustainability — particularly in the government and corporate sectors — has been named managing director of the University of Notre Dame’s Global Adaptation Index (ND-GAIN).

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Building Business Resilience in Mexico

With funding from The John Templeton Foundation, ND-GAIN and the Tecnológico de Monterrey hosted this forum to highlight the ongoing and future work they are conducting on this issue, which has included a national survey of SMEs and online guidelines...

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GAIN Index makes new home at Notre Dame

Notre Dame will be the new home of The GAIN Index, now becoming ND-GAIN. The formal announcement was made April 18 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Global Adaptation Institute (GAIN) and Notre Dame Environmental Change Initiative (ND-ECI)...

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GAIN Index Moves to Notre Dame

Contact: Peter Annin | 574-807-9322 | pannin@nd.edu The Global Adaptation Index (GAIN)—the world’s leading Index showing which countries are best prepared to deal with the droughts, super-storms and other natural disasters that climate change can cause—is moving to the University of Notre Dame. GAIN,...

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South Bend Tribune Features ND-GAIN Announcement

The University of Notre Dame will become the new home base of the Global Adaptation Index, a tool showing which countries are best prepared to deal with droughts, storms and other natural disasters that may be caused by climate change.

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ND-GAIN Prize Winners 2012

This year's winners are Ushahidi, PING, MEDA, and Engineers Without Borders - Austin Chapter! Ushahidi | Crowd Source Technology Platform Ushahidi is a nonprofit tech company that specializes in developing free and open source software for information collection, visualization and interactive mapping. Ushahidi...

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2012 Annual Meeting

The 2012 Annual Meeting and Scientific Convening of the Global Adaptation Institute (fromerly GAIN) was a two-day meeting designed to provide growth and networking opportunities to enrich GAIN's mission to increase the world's understanding of the urgent need for adaptation...

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