New Venture Fund

For Work On Climate Interactive's En-ROADS Project

  • Amount
    $200,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    3/3/2015
  • Term
    13 Months
  • Type of Support
    Project
Strategies
Overview
Climate Interactive created En-ROADS, a web-based platform that allows users to input greenhouse gas mitigation policy outcomes, creating pathways that account for emissions, cost, and time horizons. This interactive tool used by advocates, governments, and the community, helps measure the efficacy of climate mitigation measures. This grant will help update this important tool and incorporate new research.
About the Grantee
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Washington, DC 20036
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for the CyberPeace Institute  
A grant to New Venture Fund (NVF) will support the CyberPeace Institute (CPI), a fiscally sponsored project of NVF. The CPI will become an independent nonprofit based in Geneva, Switzerland, with the mission of enhancing stability in cyberspace. Its three core functions are (a) helping and defending civilian victims of cyberattacks; (b) analyzing and investigating cyberattacks; and (c) promoting cybersecurity norms, prevention of attacks, and responsible behavior. The core founding funders are the Hewlett Foundation, Mastercard, and Microsoft. Other contributors include the Ford Foundation and Facebook.
for the Climate Advocacy Defense Fund  
The Climate Advocacy Defense Fund is a project of the New Venture Fund, supporting Canadian organizations in the development and implementation of legal and related strategies in defense of their public interest work on climate change advocacy.

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