Canada invests $92M in climate change adaptation, mitigation, interdisciplinary research

The Government of Canada recently announced more than $92M in funding through the New Frontiers in Research Fund to support 165 Canadian-led projects. $60M of this investment will be distributed through the 2023 International Joint Initiative for Research in Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation and will support 32 international interdisciplinary research projects, involving 424 researchers from 45 countries. These research projects are three years in length and focus on designing and implementing adaptation and mitigation strategies. The other $33M of this investment is distributed through the 2023 Exploration competition, which is funding 133 interdisciplinary research projects that cover a wide range of topics including the exploration of the Earth’s atmosphere and AI software concepts.