This article is adopted from the news originally posted to the Future Earth website on 12 October 2018.
The Knowledge Action Network for Emergent Risk and Extreme Events (Risk KAN), a joint effort of Future Earth, Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) and World Climate Research Programme (WCRP), has been launched and is inviting interested people for members in the Development Team and/or working groups. All positions are voluntary.
Working groups, to be structured along with the establishment of the Development Team, will be a core element of the Risk KAN allowing demand-driven, flexible, challenge-based networking to support and help shape the agenda of the Risk KAN.
The application deadline is November 15th, 2018.