Crowdsourcing and Climate Change: Applications of Collaborative Information Systems for Monitoring and Response

  • Hendrik SendEmail author
  • Anna Riedel
  • Anna Hansch
Part of the Environmental Protection in the European Union book series (ENVPROTEC, volume 4)


In this paper we explore how use can be made of collaborative information systems for monitoring and coordination in the context of climate change and its effects. We discuss how citizens participate in such initiatives and how participation could be increased.


Disaster Response Rescue Team Biodiversity Indicator Collective Power Sustainable Development Indicator 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Humboldt Institut für Internet und GesellschaftBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Institute of Electronic BusinessBerlinGermany

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