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Today the Belmont Forum is launching an international call for proposals on Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience (DR3).  The call responds to the growing need for assessment and reduction of disaster risk, collaborative co-design of resilience strategies with a breadth of stakeholders, and scientifically and technologically enhanced responses to disasters.  In the context of this [...]

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The Belmont Forum is seeking to fill the position of Deputy Director within its International Secretariat.  This is a full-time position based in Montevideo, Uruguay at the Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) Offices.  Remote working arrangements will be considered, provided a strong case is made that an alternative location would bring greater added benefit to the Belmont Forum with suitable organizational or institutional support in place.

The Belmont Forum is pleased to announce the launch of a second Collaborative Research Action focused on Arctic region. The title of this international funding opportunity is Resilience in a Rapidly Changing Arctic. The call aims at bringing together researchers and other expertise across the globe to develop proposals from integrated teams of scientists and stakeholders to address key areas of arctic resilience understanding and action.

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Belmont Forum funders sought to enhance the impact of environmental change research and associated data by supporting technological innovation that would accelerate discovery, inform policy, and support decision making. The resulting call for proposals solicited teams of computer and information scientists and technologists working together with natural and social scientists and related stakeholders in transnational [...]

The Belmont Forum’s year-end newsletter for 2018 is out! Click here to learn more about our latest news and updates as we look ahead to 2019.

Future Earth, which supports the largest global community of systems-focused sustainability researchers and innovators, and the Belmont Forum, the world’s largest consortium of transdisciplinary global change and sustainability research funders, are joining forces to establish an annual marquis congress. This congress will allow the world’s foremost research and innovation communities to come together to share [...]

Belmont Forum Addresses Disaster Risk, Response and Resilience (DR3) in its Newest Funding Call Recognizing the increasing need for risk prevention and mitigation of potential natural disasters, and rapid, effective responses during and after extreme environmental events, the Belmont Forum will launch a call for proposals, DR3, in early 2019. The call draws on the [...]

Mark your calendars! On Monday, December 10, 2018, Belmont Forum will host a Town Hall at AGU. Join us to learn more about Belmont Forum funding opportunities and meet with project awardees to discuss best practices in international transdisciplinary research!   Belmont Forum Town Hall at AGU Monday, December 10, 2018 12:30 pm – 1:30 [...]

Belmont Forum, Future Earth and JPI Oceans are pleased to announce the 2018-2019 international call for research proposals on: Transdisciplinary Research for Ocean Sustainability This Collaborative Research Action (CRA) call aims to contribute to the overall challenge of ocean sustainability, using the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal #14 (Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas [...]

The Belmont Forum, in collaboration with Future Earth, will in early fall 2018 launch a call aiming at bringing together researchers and other expertise across the globe to innovate solutions to accelerate sustainable use of oceans and minimize the effects from global change.