The AWI Approach at the Science-Stakeholder Interface

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Earth System Sciences book series (BRIEFSEARTHSYST)


Over recent years, the importance of knowledge transfer and dialogue processes in the field of climate sciences has received increased attention. As the fundamental basis for discussion in areas ranging from climate change to the sustainable use of resources, the task of transferring climate science knowledge into decision making processes and to society whilst acknowledging their respective priorities is both a vital and urgent challenge.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gesche Krause
    • 1
  • Klaus Grosfeld
    • 1
  • Wolfgang Hiller
    • 1
  1. 1.Earth System Knowledge Platform (ESKP), Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine ScienceBremerhavenGermany

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