CliMates is an international student think-tank. CliMates crates an international student network involved in researching innovative solutions in the fight against and in the adaptation to climate change. This organization, created in Paris in July 2011 aims to create a perennial student network, develop a new expertise on climate change, influence political and private stakeholders, raise the voice of students from all around the world, train the next generation of decision-makers. Students who come from various academic backgrounds, are grouped into national delegations, who participate in acollaborative and multidisciplinary research system. Their publications, revieTheyd by experts, are centralized on an interactive online platform. Led by a central research team, the delegations come up with negotiated solutions at the international level. CliMates uses a scientific thought process to have a political influence.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leader gender: N/A Leader(s) (2021): N/A
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Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
Notes: Through participation in on-going projects, volunteer members become trained in different aspects of the networks activities, for example learning how to track and analyse the climate negotiations.