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Nature of Climate CoLab proposals#

No single country or technology alone can solve the problems of global climate change. Climate CoLab proposals thus focus on the large, systems engineering challenge of configuring the world's political, economic, social, and technological systems to address climate change.

Elements of proposals#

In the Climate CoLab, a proposal is a proposed set of actions for addressing climate change. At the heart of each Climate CoLab proposal is a set of computer simulation models that predict the likely outcomes of the proposed actions. The core elements of proposals in the Climate CoLab are thus:

In addition, the Climate CoLab invites community members to provide additional information about proposals:

What you can do#

To learn how you can contribute to proposals on the Climate CoLab, see What you can do with proposals.